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RE: NAME or ID ?

From: James Craig <james_craig@Powered.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2001 10:06:50 -0500
Message-ID: <DAD1EF4516FAD411A1D900D0B7B0AC847031E4@exchange.powered.com>
To: "'Murray Macdonald'" <murray@mha.ca>, www-html@w3.org

'id' is the preferred attribute for xhtml. 'name' has been deprecated.
unfortunately, some browsers 

-----Original Message-----
From: Murray Macdonald [mailto:murray@mha.ca]
Sent: Monday, September 17, 2001 10:59 PM
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: NAME or ID ?

Is there a favored way to identify instances in new tags?  

  a) <newtag name="foo"/>

  b) <newtag id="foo"/>

Can someone please help me identify the preferred solution according to the


--Murray Macdonald
Received on Tuesday, 18 September 2001 11:07:27 UTC

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