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Re: WYSIWYG HTML Textareas

From: Matthew Raymond <mattraymond@earthlink.net>
Date: Tue, 08 May 2007 07:16:31 -0400
Message-ID: <46405C0F.8040805@earthlink.net>
To: Dannii <curiousdannii@gmail.com>
CC: "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>

Dannii wrote:
> I've seen many comments about WYSIWYG editors, but I'm guessing they're
> mostly about html page producing editors. What about WYSIWYG HTML
> Textareas... do the same problems, and solutions, present themselves as
> they do for WYSIWYG page editors? If we can expect a WYSIWYG page editor
> to do semantics, can we expect a WYSIWYG HTML Textarea to do the same?
> What if the application (blog/forum/wiki/whatever) doesn't support
> everything?

| <altinput for="h1" type="html">
|   <textarea id="h1" name="h1" accept="text/html" rows="20" cols="80">
|     [Initial text here.]
|   </textarea>
| </altinput>

http://lists.whatwg.org/pipermail/whatwg-whatwg.org/2005-August/004617.html
http://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/User:Matthew_Raymond:dataentry_element
http://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/User:Matthew_Raymond:altinput_element

   Wasn't necessarily intended for <textarea>, though...
Received on Tuesday, 8 May 2007 11:13:51 GMT

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