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Re: Case-Sensitivity & SVG-in-HTML5

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 14:14:37 -0400
Message-ID: <4EAEE58D.2090401@mit.edu>
To: www-svg@w3.org
On 10/31/11 12:50 PM, Dirk Schulze wrote:
> This is an implementation problem of WebKit and Opera (at least the last
> time I tested Opera Next with HTML5 parser) that this doesn't work for
> camel case local names. Firefox on the other side did not implement it
> correctly either, since elements can be lowercase and uppercase there.

The Firefox behavior here exactly follows the spec, as far as I can 
tell.  What am I missing?

> If you want elements of all namespaces to be case insensitive for HTML documents, you should
> send the request to the DOM WG (and maybe whatwg mailing list), since it
> does not only affect SVG.

This has been discussed before.  If that were done, there would be some 
immediate issues with html:textarea vs svg:textArea and such....

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