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Re: name="" deprecated in XHTML

From: Franklin Tse <peaceable_whale@hotmail.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2008 21:51:02 +0800
Message-ID: <BAY101-DS2951BEBA58F1819DDF6AD9FA00@phx.gbl>
To: <www-html@w3.org>
Hi,

The class attribute appears to be more suitable for grouping.

-Franklin

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From: "Sebastian Mendel" <lists@sebastianmendel.de>
Date: Wednesday, 25 June, 2008 21:40
To: <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: name="" deprecated in XHTML

> 
> Hi,
> 
> i used to use name="" to group equal elements, or in other words, same 
> element placed more than once on a page
> 
> e.g. a footnote <sup name="footnote_1">1</sup>
> 
> (and than i used the name to attach a mouse hover event to it which 
> displayed the content from the bottom in a bubble hint)
> 
> but this is now deprecated
> 
> does this makes sense?
> 
> -- 
> Sebastian Mendel
> 
> 
Received on Wednesday, 25 June 2008 14:04:38 GMT

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