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[whatwg] Spellchecking proposal #2

From: Alexey Feldgendler <alexey@feldgendler.ru>
Date: Sat, 24 Jun 2006 11:45:25 +0700
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On Fri, 23 Jun 2006 10:22:34 +0700, Lachlan Hunt  
<lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au> wrote:

> Roughly what percentage of all use cases would you expect heuristics and  
> user preferences to give suboptimal results, and thus require the  
> author's suggestion?

IMHO we should not rely on unspecified heuristics. In some browsers, they  
work rather well, in some they might constantly fail. Leave heuristics for  
invalid pages, quirks mode etc -- or document these heuristics.


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