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Are meta-commands case-sensitive?
October 29, 2012 11:31AM
Almost all official and unofficial meta-commands that I've seen are written in all-caps (the exceptions being 'Name' and 'Author', presumably for historical reasons). I can't find anything which specifies that this is mandatory when defining new metas, so does anyone know:

- is it in fact mandatory, or just convention?
- should parsers be case-sensitive or case-insensitive when dealing with metas?


(As an aside, 'meta' is not an acronym, so should not be written as 'META' as it seems to be throughout the specs...)
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Are meta-commands case-sensitive? Alex Taylor435October 29, 2012 11:31AM
Re: Are meta-commands case-sensitive? Travis Cobbs226October 29, 2012 12:31PM
Re: Are meta-commands case-sensitive? Alex Taylor250October 29, 2012 12:52PM
Re: Are meta-commands case-sensitive? Tim Gould243October 29, 2012 01:53PM
Re: Are meta-commands case-sensitive? Orion Pobursky238October 30, 2012 05:40AM
Re: Are meta-commands case-sensitive? Tim Gould279October 30, 2012 02:21PM
Re: Are meta-commands case-sensitive? Orion Pobursky296October 30, 2012 03:48PM
Re: Are meta-commands case-sensitive? Orion Pobursky324November 02, 2012 06:46AM



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