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Forms and Labels problem

From: Josh Krieger <josh@zafu.com>
Date: Tue, 07 Apr 1998 12:06:51 -0400
Message-ID: <352A4F1B.2A305827@zafu.com>
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
In regards to: 10.2. Explicitly associate labels with their control.

It is problematic to require people to associate LABELs with
<INPUT TYPE=SUBMIT> buttons and BUTTONs primarily because these
controls often have no text to associate with them. Should
we be requiring empty LABELs or none at all?

There is also the sly <INPUT TYPE=HIDDEN> which shouldn't
be required to have a LABEL associated with it.

Josh Krieger
Received on Tuesday, 7 April 1998 12:14:54 UTC

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