[whatwg] <input usemap> (was: Re: [html5] HTMLMapElement.images)

Anne van Kesteren annevk at opera.com
Wed Aug 8 07:34:10 PDT 2007

On Wed, 08 Aug 2007 07:54:33 +0200, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> Should we drop it? My research indicates there's an insignificant number
> of pages with usemap="" attributes on <input type=image> elements (on the
> order of 0.008%).

The only usecase, while using <input> as control, seems to be to make  
certain parts of the image not "clickable". Given that, it makes sense to  
me to reduce the number of attributes browsers have to implement for  

Anne van Kesteren

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