ISSUE-240: Should 'text-transform' capitalize apply to letters after hyphen or underscore?

Should 'text-transform' capitalize apply to letters after hyphen or underscore?

State:
CLOSED
Product:
CSS3 Text
Raised by:
Elika Etemad
Opened on:
2012-04-21
Description:
CSS3 Text suggests UAX29 for determining word boundaries for 'text-transform: capitalize'. This means a letter after a hyphen, em-dash, or underscore is capitalized. Is this what we want?

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Mar/0018.html
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Related emails:
  1. [CSSWG] Minutes and Resolutions Hamburg F2F 2012-05-11 Part IV: Text and Writing Modes (from fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net on 2012-05-15)
  2. Re: [css3-text] clarifying text-transform:capitalize (from kennyluck@csail.mit.edu on 2012-04-26)
  3. Re: [css3-text] clarifying text-transform:capitalize (from florianr@opera.com on 2012-04-23)
  4. CSS-ISSUE-240: Clarify Capitalize [CSS3 Text] (from sysbot+tracker@w3.org on 2012-04-21)
  5. Re: [css3-text] clarifying text-transform:capitalize (from fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net on 2012-04-20)

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Created issue 'Clarify Capitalize' nickname owned by Elika Etemad on product CSS3 Text, description 'http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Mar/0018.html' non-public

Elika Etemad, 21 Apr 2012, 00:59:43

title changed to 'Should 'text-transform' capitalize apply to letters after hyphen or underscore?'

Elika Etemad, 21 Apr 2012, 02:48:27

Description changed to 'CSS3 Text suggests UAX29 for determining word boundaries for 'text-transform: capitalize'. This means a letter after a hyphen or an underscore is capitalized. Is this what we want?

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Mar/0018.html'

Elika Etemad, 21 Apr 2012, 02:48:27

Description changed to 'CSS3 Text suggests UAX29 for determining word boundaries for 'text-transform: capitalize'. This means a letter after a hyphen, em-dash, or underscore is capitalized. Is this what we want?

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012Mar/0018.html'

Elika Etemad, 21 Apr 2012, 02:54:14

Status changed to 'closed'

Elika Etemad, 18 Jul 2012, 14:52:42


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