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Re: Name attribute for IMG tag

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 08 Jan 2004 14:44:33 +0100
To: Forrest Meiere <FMeiere@sc.rr.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <40105e18.42685818@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Forrest Meiere wrote:
>The W3C validator flags the attribute "Name" as invalid.  Apparently it 
>wants to see "ID" instead.  Unfortunately, both of the most popular 
>browsers, Netscape or Internet Explorer, require "Name" in such objects 
>as    document.Home.src

Take a look at


and choose the appropriate document type. HTML 4.0 did not include
the name attribute on <img>, it has been introduced in HTML 4.01.
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