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[Bug 12230] From this algorithm it does not seem to follow that dispatching a synthetic non-canceled submit event at a form causes it to be submitted. Yet that is what browsers implement. So that forms have a default handler for submit events should probably be split

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Date: Tue, 08 Mar 2011 08:32:40 +0000
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--- Comment #11 from Anne <annevk@opera.com> 2011-03-08 08:32:40 UTC ---
Given that Gecko does not follow links for synthetic click events dispatched on
<a> I am skeptical it is an exception. Or needs to be one anyway.

(The language in DOM Level 3 Events is just confusing this issue in my opinion.
It does not need to say anything here. This is up to specifications that define
form submission and following links.)

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