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Re: HTML5 object element - classid or not classid?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 4 Aug 2008 20:48:10 +0000 (UTC)
To: "Dr. Olaf Hoffmann" <Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0808042047260.13029@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Mon, 4 Aug 2008, Dr. Olaf Hoffmann wrote:
> 
> For object currently these element specific attributes are
> defined:
> data 
> type 
> name 
> usemap 
> width 
> height
> 
> Later in the text some attribute 'classid' is mentioned:
> '1. If the classid attribute is present,' ...
> How could it be present if object has no such attribute
> and no such attribute is defined in the complete draft
> as an unspecific attribute?

The only way for an <object> element in an HTML5 document to have the 
classid="" attribute at the moment is for the doucment in question to be 
non-conforming.

HTH,
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