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Re: [whatwg] Hide placeholder on input controls on focus

From: Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2013 18:33:06 -0500
Message-ID: <CABirCh_FMZKQzDDt0Fa1CinO++WeU10xTJvJ0tJhJ5xZONK9Zw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tim Streater <tim@clothears.org.uk>
Cc: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org
On Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 5:59 PM, Tim Streater <tim@clothears.org.uk> wrote:

> On 22 Mar 2013 at 22:32, Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org> wrote:
>
> > I start typing after I read the placeholder.  Hiding placeholder text
> just
> > because I focused the input is wrong; I may not have read it yet.
>
> You shouldn't start typing until you *have* read it. Simples.
>

What?  I just said: "I start typing after I read the placeholder."

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Glenn Maynard
Received on Friday, 22 March 2013 23:33:30 GMT

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