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Re: "name" element in HTML4.0

From: Ryan Fischer <fischer@email.unc.edu>
Date: Tue, 11 Jan 2000 15:35:12 -0800
To: Helena Schultz <helenaschultz@hotmail.com>, www-validator@w3.org
Message-id: <001d01bf5c8c$83f65900$ace7fea9@andrew>
I think we just discussed this a few days ago.  Anyhoo, NAME attribute
for IMG was added in HTML 4.01.  Use that version of HTML to validate
and everything will be fine.

 -Ryan Fischer <ryan@gigabee.com> ICQ UIN - 595003
----- Original Message -----
From: Helena Schultz <helenaschultz@hotmail.com>
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, January 10, 2000 2:36 AM
Subject: "name" element in HTML4.0

> Encountered something odd while validating my documents...
> According to the HTML4.0 Specs, the attribute "name" for a form has
> added for backwards compatibility, and I use that element to be able
> refer to it using JavaScript. The validator however says that there is
> such element in HTML4.0 Transitional. The specs say differently, maybe
> oversight?
> Kind regards,
> Helena Schultz
> helenaschultz@hotmail.com
> http://h_and_t.tripod.com
Received on Tuesday, 11 January 2000 16:08:53 UTC

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