W3bbo wrote:
Maurits wrote:As long as it's mis-spelled the same way every time... (see RFC 2616 14.36)


How the heck did that mistake make it through to HTTP1.1?

Backwards compatibility. You don't want o break clients that still use HTTP1.0

As for you javascript conundrum, have you ever tried using addEvent, instead of el.onevent? If you want the standards compliant way + IE fix (new version of the old addEvent function):

Or the non-standards way (that works in older browsers and also has no memory leak):

Hybrid version: