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RE: [xml-dev] Re: determining ID-ness in XML
- From: Michael Kay <email@example.com>
- To: 'Leigh Dodds' <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 'David Carlisle' <email@example.com>
- Date: Tue, 06 Nov 2001 12:56:39 +0000
> > (This is like the xpath id() function, which does not
> require unique ids.)
> I thought it did require uniqueness:
> "The id function selects elements by their unique ID"
It requires that it be declared as an ID attribute; but it doesn't require
that the document be valid; therefore the ID attribute need not be unique.