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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.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 12 April 2010 11:17:21 UTC

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