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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <nicola...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Image maps in Forrest
Date Thu, 24 Jul 2003 14:57:42 GMT
Dave Brondsema wrote, On 24/07/2003 14.56:

> Quoting Nicola Ken Barozzi <nicolaken@apache.org>:

> 
>>AFAIK imagemaps are not supported in our Document DTD, but are an 
>>important feature in some websites.
>>
>>http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/struct/objects.html#adef-usemap
>>
>>To minimize the impact on existing DocumentDTD, I would propose that we 
>>simply allow the "@usemap" attribute on "img" elements. Imagemaps can 
>>thus be specified in outside files and linked there.
>>
>>Do others think that it's better to allow imagemaps in docs altogether 
>>from now?
>>Other ideas-opinions?
> 
> Do other formats (such as PDF) support anything like imagemaps?

Ahhh, good suggestion, somehow I didn't think of this 8-|

Ok, so it seems that we would need to support imagemaps in the DTD.

What about adopting this or something like it?
http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml2/mod-attribute-collections.html#col_Map

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Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
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