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[Bug 13291] New: it doesn't make sense for <button> to be exposed as a link or radio button; it would just confuse users told to "click the button"

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Date: Mon, 18 Jul 2011 21:50:59 +0000
To: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-13291-2495@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13291

           Summary: it doesn't make sense for <button> to be exposed as a
                    link or radio button; it would just confuse users told
                    to "click the button"
           Product: HTML WG
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: Other
               URL: http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#tab
                    le-aria-weak
        OS/Version: other
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P3
         Component: HTML5 spec (editor: Ian Hickson)
        AssignedTo: ian@hixie.ch
        ReportedBy: contributor@whatwg.org
         QAContact: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: ian@hixie.ch, mike@w3.org,
                    public-html-wg-issue-tracking@w3.org,
                    public-html@w3.org


Specification: http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/complete.html
Multipage: http://www.whatwg.org/C#table-aria-weak
Complete: http://www.whatwg.org/c#table-aria-weak

Comment:
it doesn't make sense for <button> to be exposed as a link or radio button; it
would just confuse users told to "click the button"

Posted from: 216.239.45.4 by ian@hixie.ch
User agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_5_8) AppleWebKit/535.1
(KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/14.0.803.0 Safari/535.1

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