Date: Sun, 25 Feb 1996 17:44:06 -0500 (EST) From: Ka-Ping Yee <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Re: Automatic Entry and Forms To: Adam Jack <email@example.com> Cc: "Daniel W. Connolly" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, In-Reply-To: <Pine.SUN.3.91.960225122837.22641A-100000@singhi> Message-Id: <Pine.3.87.9602251706.A28909email@example.com> As a side note -- On Sun, 25 Feb 1996, Adam Jack wrote: > > Imagine a form that has a large number of trailing <BR>'s before a TEXT > (not HIDDEN) input field. Can a browser guarantee that the user has > scrolled so far down and verified that they wish the data sent? Of course, such behaviour as expanding multiple <BR> tags to multiple blank lines is simply wrong. The above caveat is another practical argument against it -- yet day after day we continue to work with user agents that are broken in this fashion. Ping (Ka-Ping Yee): 3A Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada firstname.lastname@example.org, St. Paul's College, Waterloo N2L 3G5, 519 725-8008 CWSF 89, 90, 92; LIYSF 90, 91; Shad Valley 92; DOE 93; IMO 91, 93; ACMICPC 94 * Ayukawa Madoka * Hiyama Hikaru * Tendou Akane * Hayakawa Moemi * Amano Ai * <http://www.csclub.uwaterloo.ca/u/kryee/> Yeah, i finally made a home page.