Re: ID and NAME

Peter Flynn (pflynn@imbolc.ucc.ie)
25 Sep 1997 21:55:51 +0100


Date: 25 Sep 1997 21:55:51 +0100
From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@imbolc.ucc.ie>
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Subject: Re: ID and NAME

MZ writes:
   I know ID and NAME occupy the same namespace.

I thought the whole point about NAME was that it _didn't_ occupy
the same namespace as ID. Unless someone's changed it recently.
ID is declared as ID; NAME is CDATA last time I looked.

   <A NAME="fubar" ID="fubar">...

Perfectly OK, precisely because they _don't_ occupy the same
namespace.

///Peter