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Re: name="" deprecated in XHTML

From: Sebastian Mendel <lists@sebastianmendel.de>
Date: Tue, 01 Jul 2008 09:45:01 +0200
Message-ID: <4869E07D.3010606@sebastianmendel.de>
To: "www-html@w3.org >> w3-html" <www-html@w3.org>

David Dorward schrieb:

>> and following the above example isn't it incidental to use name 
>> attribute the same way on other elements?
> All else being equal, perhaps, but it isn't.
> @name has a long history, and already has a defined meaning for use on 
> some other elements. You would have to redefine it, and this would break 
> <a name="foo">...</a>.

oh, yes, your are right, of course

missed this one

Sebastian Mendel
Received on Tuesday, 1 July 2008 07:44:07 UTC

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