Lists Home |
Date Index |
- From: "Simon St.Laurent" <SimonStL@classic.msn.com>
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Thu, 25 Jun 98 13:40:17 UT
Ron Bourret wrote:
>Assuming Simon is willing to live with the potential search-and-replace
>tedium the results might cause, I'm happy to put this up for a vote.
I'm very willing to do this; capitalization has been an issue for me
throughout. Whatever we do, I want it to be _consistent_.
>- The names themselves, which are currently taken from the XML spec
>in hopes of some recognition, but could also be simplified
>(ElementDecl -> Element, AttDef -> Attribute) as some members
>of this list have suggested.
I can go either way on this one. I thought sticking to the spec might
encourage consistency, but I don't think the labels in the spec are in
widespread usage. Element instead of ElementDecl is fine with me.
>- Capitalization -- Mixed, under_score_happy, ALLCAPS, nocaps,
As anyone who's read XML:A Primer knows, I'm an ALLCAPS person, but the
current system is mostly fine for me. (I got a bit lost when ALLCAPS turned to
Mixed in things like IDREF.)
>If people are interested, I would be happy to put together a
>ballot and run a vote.
Sounds good. That way I can focus on namespaces. :-@
Dynamic HTML: A Primer / XML: A Primer / Cookies
xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:email@example.com
Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/
To (un)subscribe, mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org the following message;
To subscribe to the digests, mailto:email@example.com the following message;
List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org)