Javascript to work with XHTML

I have the following code, which validates correctly as XHTML Transitional:

[code]<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "">

Untitled Document

function showNumber() {
//display the current date and time
document.clockform.number.value = 5;

Today's number:


However, I want to convert my document to XHTML Strict, so I decided to remove the "name" attribute and only use the "id" attribute instead. Here is what I changed:

Today's number:


But now, my Javascript code doesn't work anymore. There is no number displayed on the text field. How do I get my Javascript code to work without using the name attribute?

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