[whatwg] Fwd: Remarks on HTML5 (ASCII / Unicode)

Anne van Kesteren annevk at opera.com
Sat Apr 4 02:43:00 PDT 2009

On Sat, 04 Apr 2009 10:06:55 +0200, Kristof Zelechovski  
<giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl> wrote:
> I suppose that converting a string to uppercase is an action relevant  
> only to cases where only ASCII character set is allowed in the argument,  
> such as HTML element names.  Within this restricted application domain,  
> converting to uppercase has the same effect as converting to uppercase  

That's not true. You can get Unicode characters in HTML element names.  
(You still want to lowercase only the ASCII characters though.)

Anne van Kesteren

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