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Bug 243 - Make <map name=''> the preferred way of doing things.
Make <map name=''> the preferred way of doing things.
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Non-schema checkers
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: P2 normal
Assigned To: Henri Sivonen
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Reported: 2008-06-06 15:09 CEST by Henri Sivonen
Modified: 2008-06-06 15:19 CEST (History)
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Description Henri Sivonen 2008-06-06 15:09:57 CEST
Index: source
--- source	(revision 1721)
+++ source	(revision 1722)
@@ -4603,14 +4603,14 @@
   <h4 id="syntax-references">References</h4>
-  <p>A <dfn>valid hashed ID reference</dfn> to an element of type <var
+  <p>A <dfn>valid hashed reference</dfn> to an element of type <var
   title="">type</var> is a string consisting of a U+0023 NUMBER SIGN
   (<code title="">#</code>) character followed by a string which
   exactly matches the value of the <code title="attr-id">id</code>
   attribute of an element in the document with type <var
-  <p>The <dfn>rules for parsing a hashed ID reference</dfn> to an
+  <p>The <dfn>rules for parsing a hashed reference</dfn> to an
   element of type <var title="">type</var> are as follows:</p>
@@ -18532,10 +18532,11 @@
    <dt>Content model:</dt>
    <dd><span>Flow content</span>.</dd>
    <dt>Element-specific attributes:</dt>
-   <dd>None, but the <code title="attr-id">id</code> global attribute has special requirements on this element.</dd>
+   <dd><code title="attr-map-name">name</code></dd>
    <dt>DOM interface:</dt>
 <pre class="idl">interface <dfn>HTMLMapElement</dfn> : <span>HTMLElement</span> {
+           attribute DOMString <span title="dom-map-name">name</span>;
   readonly attribute <span>HTMLCollection</span> <span title="dom-map-areas">areas</span>;
   readonly attribute <span>HTMLCollection</span> <span title="dom-map-images">images</span>;
@@ -18546,8 +18547,12 @@
   <code>area</code> element descendants, defines an <span>image
-  <p>There must always be an <code title="attr-id">id</code> attribute
-  present on <code>map</code> elements.</p>
+  <p>The <dfn title="attr-map-name"><code>name</code></dfn> attribute
+  gives the map a name so that it can be referenced. The attribute
+  must be present and must have a non-empty value. Whitespace is
+  significant in this attribute's value. If the <code
+  title="attr-id">id</code> attribute is also specified, both
+  attributes must have the same value.</p>
   <p>The <dfn title="dom-map-areas"><code>areas</code></dfn> attribute
   must return an <code>HTMLCollection</code> rooted at the
@@ -18560,6 +18565,10 @@
   <code>img</code> and <code>object</code> elements that are
   associated with this <code>map</code> element according to the
   <span>image map</span> processing model.</p>
+  <p>The DOM attribute <dfn
+  title="dom-map-name"><code>name</code></dfn> must
+  <span>reflect</span> the content attribute of the same name.</p>
@@ -18797,7 +18806,7 @@
   title="attr-hyperlink-usemap"><code>usemap</code></dfn> attribute on
   the <code>img</code> or <code>object</code> element. The <code
   title="attr-area-usemap">usemap</code> attribute, if specified, must
-  be a <span>valid hashed ID reference</span> to a <code>map</code>
+  be a <span>valid hashed reference</span> to a <code>map</code>
   <p>If an <code>img</code> element or an <code>object</code> element
@@ -18807,7 +18816,7 @@
-   <li><p>First, <span>rules for parsing a hashed ID reference</span>
+   <li><p>First, <span>rules for parsing a hashed reference</span>
    to a <code>map</code> element must be followed. This will return
    either an element (the <var title="">map</var>) or null.</p></li>