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[Bug 11794] We should handle the case of a bunch of required controls all being hidden at once — the author shouldn't have to also go in an remove the 'required' attribute on each one. Maybe make hidden="" bar things from constraint validation?

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Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2011 10:10:13 +0000
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--- Comment #7 from Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> 2011-01-20 10:10:12 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #6)
> Couldn't we simply add 'novalidate' attribute to form controls to make them
> barred from constraint validation?

That wouldn't address the problem this bug describes since it's equally
annoying to add novalidate to all affected controls as it is to add disabled or
remove required on them.

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