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Re: Process question re. autofocus bug status [was Re: autofocus on links is missing?]

From: Charles Pritchard <chuck@jumis.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2012 14:21:15 -0800
Message-Id: <EC564E72-A055-41C3-BBFD-4294377F7863@jumis.com>
Cc: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
To: "Marat Tanalin | tanalin.com" <mtanalin@yandex.ru>
On Feb 24, 2012, at 1:42 PM, Marat Tanalin | tanalin.com <mtanalin@yandex.ru> wrote:

> 25.02.2012, 00:19, "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>:
>> (I don't think it's yet an appropriate time. It's only been a couple of
>> months
> 
> As far as I know, @autofocus attribute is specced more than 3 years ago [1]. What a couple of months are you talking about?
> 
>> and autofocus="" is still not yet widely implemented or used, so
>> we still don't have the requisite experience to proceed.)
> 
> Just in case: support for @autofocus attribute is implemented in 4 of 5 major browsers: Firefox, Opera, Chrome, Safari.


I'm worried about how mobile Safari will handle it. I'd prefer it popped up a modal IME instead of the full virtual keyboard.

-Charles
Received on Friday, 24 February 2012 22:21:44 GMT

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