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[Bug 13173] WF2: <input type="url"> should accept URLs with protocol omitted

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--- Comment #9 from Marat Tanalin <mtanalin@yandex.ru> 2011-07-09 00:19:20 UTC ---
As far as I know, currently only Opera _partially_ accepts URLs without
protocol by adding "http://" when <input type="url"> with incomplete URL is
_blurred_.

Other browsers (at least Firefox and Chrome) do not allow URLs without protocol
inside <input type="url"> at all.

This situation is very likely caused by current ambiguity in the HTML spec, and
this ambiguity should be resolved.

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