[whatwg] Should ID be required for <DFN>?

Anne van Kesteren fora at annevankesteren.nl
Sun Jan 15 06:19:54 PST 2006

Quoting "Eugene T.S. Wong" <lists.eugenetswong at gmail.com>:
> Some manuscripts will need to refer to a <DFN> that is on another 
> page.  Will there be a way of doing that?

When XPointer is defined to work for text/html documents, yes. And 
otherwise you
just use an "id" attribute as your subject suggests, but it should not be
required therefore imho.

Anne van Kesteren

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