[whatwg] Update to the Adoption Agency Algorithm
lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au
Thu Feb 2 15:14:48 PST 2006
Blanchard, Todd wrote:
> What I want to know is: if the "cloned" node has an id attribute,
> and id is meant to be unique, then how do we resolve this conflict?
> I mention this because bad html and duplicate id's in documents have
The ID attributes need to be duplicated in such cases, that's what
existing browsers do. Although it may cause trouble with some scripts
that use getElementById() and depend on there only being one instance,
it is up to the markup author to fix that.
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