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Re: Change Proposals toward Issue-9: "how accessibility works for <video> is unclear"

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2010 13:16:25 +0200
To: "Joe D Williams" <joedwil@earthlink.net>, "Silvia Pfeiffer" <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Cc: "Sean Hayes" <Sean.Hayes@microsoft.com>, public-html <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.va1qxnxy64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Mon, 12 Apr 2010 08:21:33 +0200, Silvia Pfeiffer  
<silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com> wrote:
> What other markup are you referring to that is already using @name?
> @name is not a global attribute like @id or @title (see
> http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/elements.html#global-attributes).
> It has a different meaning with every element. So, it is perfectly
> fine to use it here IMO.

Elements using name="" are found using getElementsByName() which does not  
look at whether name is used on an element where it is allowed or not.


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