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[whatwg] input type=barcode?

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Fri, 4 May 2012 15:46:25 -0700
Message-ID: <CA+c2ei9ufQxQGrFXni_Y3cz_gN7Pt0YLncZKhHN=HZakXTOdtg@mail.gmail.com>
On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 3:28 PM, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Fri, 5 Aug 2011, Jonas Sicking wrote:
>>
>> Something like <input type=text method=barcodereader> could allow the
>> browser to use a built-in barcode reader if it has one, or fire up a web
>> app using webintents/webactivities which would use the camera to read
>> the barcode.
>
> It wouldn't allow it any more than it is already allowed.

No more or less than <input type=text method=numeric> (or inputmode or
whatever we're planning on calling the attribute)

/ Jonas
Received on Friday, 4 May 2012 15:46:25 GMT

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