[whatwg] usemap="" and related issues

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Mon Dec 1 18:08:44 PST 2008

On Mon, 1 Dec 2008, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> >
> > Jonas: are there pages that depend on this? If we could remove that 
> > quirk, that'd be awesome...
> I don't know more than what's in that bug [1], but if IE8 indeed has 
> dropped this quirk then I'm more than happy to do the same in firefox.

Ok. I'm going to go forward on the assumption that we don't need this 
quirk in HTML5. Let me know if this should change.

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