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… dropping the list of magically case-insensitive values.

Fixing http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13757

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<div class=impl>

<h3 id=matching-html-elements-using-selectors><span class=secno>4.14 </span>Matching HTML elements using selectors</h3>

<h4 id=selectors><span class=secno>4.14.1 </span>Case-sensitivity</h4>

<p>Attribute and element <em>names</em> of <a href=#html-elements>HTML
elements</a> in <a href=#html-documents>HTML documents</a> must be treated as
<a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a>.</p>
<p>The Selectors specification leaves the case-sensitivity of IDs,
classes, element names, attribute names, and attribute values to be
defined by the host language. <a href=#refsSELECTORS>[SELECTORS]</a></p>

<p>The <a href=#concept-id title=concept-id>unique identifier</a> of
<a href=#html-elements>HTML elements</a> in documents that are in <a href=#quirks-mode>quirks
mode</a> must be treated as <a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a>
for the purposes of selector matching.</p>

<p>Classes from the <code title=attr-class><a href=#classes>class</a></code> attribute
of <a href=#html-elements>HTML elements</a> in documents that are in <a href=#quirks-mode>quirks
mode</a> must be treated as <a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII
case-insensitive</a>.</p>

<p>Attribute selectors on an <a href=#html-elements title="HTML elements">HTML
element</a> in an <a href=#html-documents title="HTML documents">HTML
document</a> must treat the <em>values</em> of attributes with
the following names as <a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a>, with one
exception as noted below:</p>

<!-- based on Mozilla's list, which was itself based on HTML4 -->
<!-- WebKit's was identical at the time of writing except as noted below -->
<ul class=brief><li><code title="">accept</code>
<li><code title="">accept-charset</code>
<li><code title="">align</code>
<li><code title="">alink</code>
<li><code title="">axis</code>
<li><code title="">bgcolor</code>
<li><code title="">charset</code>
<li><code title="">checked</code>
<li><code title="">clear</code>
<li><code title="">codetype</code>
<li><code title="">color</code>
<li><code title="">compact</code>
<li><code title="">declare</code>
<li><code title="">defer</code>
<li><code title="">dir</code>
<li><code title="">direction</code> <!-- not in webkit -->
<li><code title="">disabled</code>
<li><code title="">enctype</code>
<li><code title="">face</code>
<li><code title="">frame</code>
<li><code title="">hreflang</code>
<li><code title="">http-equiv</code>
<li><code title="">lang</code>
<li><code title="">language</code>
<li><code title="">link</code>
<li><code title="">media</code>
<li><code title="">method</code>
<li><code title="">multiple</code>
<li><code title="">nohref</code>
<li><code title="">noresize</code>
<li><code title="">noshade</code>
<li><code title="">nowrap</code>
<li><code title="">readonly</code>
<li><code title="">rel</code>
<li><code title="">rev</code>
<li><code title="">rules</code>
<li><code title="">scope</code>
<li><code title="">scrolling</code>
<li><code title="">selected</code>
<li><code title="">shape</code>
<li><code title="">target</code>
<li><code title="">text</code>
<li><code title="">type</code> (except as specified below)
<li><code title="">valign</code>
<li><code title="">valuetype</code>
<li><code title="">vlink</code>
</ul><p>All other attribute values on <a href=#html-elements>HTML elements</a> must be
treated as <a href=#case-sensitive>case-sensitive</a>.</p>

<p>The exception to the list above is the <code title=attr-ol-type><a href=#attr-ol-type>type</a></code> attribute on <code><a href=#the-ol-element>ol</a></code>
elements, which must be treated as <a href=#case-sensitive>case-sensitive</a>.</p>
mode</a> must be treated as <a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a>
for the purposes of selector matching.</p>

<p>Attribute and element <em>names</em> of <a href=#html-elements>HTML
elements</a> in <a href=#html-documents>HTML documents</a> must be treated as
<a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a> for the purposes of selector
matching.</p>

<p>Everything else (attribute values on <a href=#html-elements>HTML elements</a>,
IDs and classes in <a href=#no-quirks-mode>no-quirks mode</a> and
<a href=#limited-quirks-mode>limited-quirks mode</a>, and element names, attribute
names, and attribute values in <a href=#xml-documents>XML documents</a>) must be
treated as <a href=#case-sensitive>case-sensitive</a> for the purposes of selector
matching.</p>


<h4 id=pseudo-classes><span class=secno>4.14.2 </span>Pseudo-classes</h4>
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<div class=impl>

<h3 id=matching-html-elements-using-selectors><span class=secno>4.14 </span>Matching HTML elements using selectors</h3>

<h4 id=selectors><span class=secno>4.14.1 </span>Case-sensitivity</h4>

<p>Attribute and element <em>names</em> of <a href=#html-elements>HTML
elements</a> in <a href=#html-documents>HTML documents</a> must be treated as
<a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a>.</p>
<p>The Selectors specification leaves the case-sensitivity of IDs,
classes, element names, attribute names, and attribute values to be
defined by the host language. <a href=#refsSELECTORS>[SELECTORS]</a></p>

<p>The <a href=#concept-id title=concept-id>unique identifier</a> of
<a href=#html-elements>HTML elements</a> in documents that are in <a href=#quirks-mode>quirks
mode</a> must be treated as <a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a>
for the purposes of selector matching.</p>

<p>Classes from the <code title=attr-class><a href=#classes>class</a></code> attribute
of <a href=#html-elements>HTML elements</a> in documents that are in <a href=#quirks-mode>quirks
mode</a> must be treated as <a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII
case-insensitive</a>.</p>

<p>Attribute selectors on an <a href=#html-elements title="HTML elements">HTML
element</a> in an <a href=#html-documents title="HTML documents">HTML
document</a> must treat the <em>values</em> of attributes with
the following names as <a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a>, with one
exception as noted below:</p>

<!-- based on Mozilla's list, which was itself based on HTML4 -->
<!-- WebKit's was identical at the time of writing except as noted below -->
<ul class=brief><li><code title="">accept</code>
<li><code title="">accept-charset</code>
<li><code title="">align</code>
<li><code title="">alink</code>
<li><code title="">axis</code>
<li><code title="">bgcolor</code>
<li><code title="">charset</code>
<li><code title="">checked</code>
<li><code title="">clear</code>
<li><code title="">codetype</code>
<li><code title="">color</code>
<li><code title="">compact</code>
<li><code title="">declare</code>
<li><code title="">defer</code>
<li><code title="">dir</code>
<li><code title="">direction</code> <!-- not in webkit -->
<li><code title="">disabled</code>
<li><code title="">enctype</code>
<li><code title="">face</code>
<li><code title="">frame</code>
<li><code title="">hreflang</code>
<li><code title="">http-equiv</code>
<li><code title="">lang</code>
<li><code title="">language</code>
<li><code title="">link</code>
<li><code title="">media</code>
<li><code title="">method</code>
<li><code title="">multiple</code>
<li><code title="">nohref</code>
<li><code title="">noresize</code>
<li><code title="">noshade</code>
<li><code title="">nowrap</code>
<li><code title="">readonly</code>
<li><code title="">rel</code>
<li><code title="">rev</code>
<li><code title="">rules</code>
<li><code title="">scope</code>
<li><code title="">scrolling</code>
<li><code title="">selected</code>
<li><code title="">shape</code>
<li><code title="">target</code>
<li><code title="">text</code>
<li><code title="">type</code> (except as specified below)
<li><code title="">valign</code>
<li><code title="">valuetype</code>
<li><code title="">vlink</code>
</ul><p>All other attribute values on <a href=#html-elements>HTML elements</a> must be
treated as <a href=#case-sensitive>case-sensitive</a>.</p>

<p>The exception to the list above is the <code title=attr-ol-type><a href=#attr-ol-type>type</a></code> attribute on <code><a href=#the-ol-element>ol</a></code>
elements, which must be treated as <a href=#case-sensitive>case-sensitive</a>.</p>
mode</a> must be treated as <a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a>
for the purposes of selector matching.</p>

<p>Attribute and element <em>names</em> of <a href=#html-elements>HTML
elements</a> in <a href=#html-documents>HTML documents</a> must be treated as
<a href=#ascii-case-insensitive>ASCII case-insensitive</a> for the purposes of selector
matching.</p>

<p>Everything else (attribute values on <a href=#html-elements>HTML elements</a>,
IDs and classes in <a href=#no-quirks-mode>no-quirks mode</a> and
<a href=#limited-quirks-mode>limited-quirks mode</a>, and element names, attribute
names, and attribute values in <a href=#xml-documents>XML documents</a>) must be
treated as <a href=#case-sensitive>case-sensitive</a> for the purposes of selector
matching.</p>


<h4 id=pseudo-classes><span class=secno>4.14.2 </span>Pseudo-classes</h4>
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<div class="impl">

<h3>Matching HTML elements using selectors</h3>

<h4 id="selectors">Case-sensitivity</h4>

<p>Attribute and element <em>names</em> of <span>HTML
elements</span> in <span>HTML documents</span> must be treated as
<span>ASCII case-insensitive</span>.</p>
<p>The Selectors specification leaves the case-sensitivity of IDs,
classes, element names, attribute names, and attribute values to be
defined by the host language. <a
href="#refsSELECTORS">[SELECTORS]</a></p>

<p>The <span title="concept-id">unique identifier</span> of
<span>HTML elements</span> in documents that are in <span>quirks
mode</span> must be treated as <span>ASCII case-insensitive</span>
for the purposes of selector matching.</p>

<p>Classes from the <code title="attr-class">class</code> attribute
of <span>HTML elements</span> in documents that are in <span>quirks
mode</span> must be treated as <span>ASCII
case-insensitive</span>.</p>

<p>Attribute selectors on an <span title="HTML elements">HTML
element</span> in an <span title="HTML documents">HTML
document</span> must treat the <em>values</em> of attributes with
the following names as <span>ASCII case-insensitive</span>, with one
exception as noted below:</p>
mode</span> must be treated as <span>ASCII case-insensitive</span>
for the purposes of selector matching.</p>

<!-- based on Mozilla's list, which was itself based on HTML4 -->
<!-- WebKit's was identical at the time of writing except as noted below -->
<ul class="brief">
<li><code title="">accept</code>
<li><code title="">accept-charset</code>
<li><code title="">align</code>
<li><code title="">alink</code>
<li><code title="">axis</code>
<li><code title="">bgcolor</code>
<li><code title="">charset</code>
<li><code title="">checked</code>
<li><code title="">clear</code>
<li><code title="">codetype</code>
<li><code title="">color</code>
<li><code title="">compact</code>
<li><code title="">declare</code>
<li><code title="">defer</code>
<li><code title="">dir</code>
<li><code title="">direction</code> <!-- not in webkit -->
<li><code title="">disabled</code>
<li><code title="">enctype</code>
<li><code title="">face</code>
<li><code title="">frame</code>
<li><code title="">hreflang</code>
<li><code title="">http-equiv</code>
<li><code title="">lang</code>
<li><code title="">language</code>
<li><code title="">link</code>
<li><code title="">media</code>
<li><code title="">method</code>
<li><code title="">multiple</code>
<li><code title="">nohref</code>
<li><code title="">noresize</code>
<li><code title="">noshade</code>
<li><code title="">nowrap</code>
<li><code title="">readonly</code>
<li><code title="">rel</code>
<li><code title="">rev</code>
<li><code title="">rules</code>
<li><code title="">scope</code>
<li><code title="">scrolling</code>
<li><code title="">selected</code>
<li><code title="">shape</code>
<li><code title="">target</code>
<li><code title="">text</code>
<li><code title="">type</code> (except as specified below)
<li><code title="">valign</code>
<li><code title="">valuetype</code>
<li><code title="">vlink</code>
</ul>

<p>All other attribute values on <span>HTML elements</span> must be
treated as <span>case-sensitive</span>.</p>

<p>The exception to the list above is the <code
title="attr-ol-type">type</code> attribute on <code>ol</code>
elements, which must be treated as <span>case-sensitive</span>.</p>
<p>Attribute and element <em>names</em> of <span>HTML
elements</span> in <span>HTML documents</span> must be treated as
<span>ASCII case-insensitive</span> for the purposes of selector
matching.</p>

<p>Everything else (attribute values on <span>HTML elements</span>,
IDs and classes in <span>no-quirks mode</span> and
<span>limited-quirks mode</span>, and element names, attribute
names, and attribute values in <span>XML documents</span>) must be
treated as <span>case-sensitive</span> for the purposes of selector
matching.</p>


<h4>Pseudo-classes</h4>

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