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Re: Request for interpretation / clarification of USEMAP semantics

From: Marc Attinasi <attinasi@netscape.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2001 15:54:21 -0700
Message-ID: <3BC6231D.4070407@netscape.com>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
CC: www-html@w3.org
Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:

>* Marc Attinasi wrote:
>>The spec on the usemap attribute is confusing to me (1). The value of 
>>the attribute is a URI, however the prose says:
>>'The value of usemap must match the value of the name
>><http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/objects.html#adef-name-MAP> attribute
>>of the associated MAP <http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/objects.html#edef-MAP>
>This is an erratum, it's defined as URI (URI reference, actually...)
OK, so any valid URI is valid for the usemap value. Thanks for the 
clarrification. We'll have some work to do now then :)

- marc
Received on Thursday, 11 October 2001 18:59:00 UTC

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