[whatwg] <map id="">

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Tue Aug 7 22:56:46 PDT 2007

On Sat, 6 Jan 2007, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> I think that besides supporting <map name=""> it should also support 
> <map id=""> to be referenced from usemap (not with an IDREF, but with an 
> URI, mind you). This is compatible with what Opera does in both HTML and 
> XHTML, Firefox in XHTML and Internet Explorer in HTML.

The spec requires this. (Not sure when I added it, though.)

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