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Re: ISSUE-137 case-insensitive: Chairs Solicit Proposals

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Nov 2010 10:00:57 -0800
Cc: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-id: <9F12E7C5-021C-4C4A-A90D-CA4495349CA7@apple.com>
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>

On Nov 10, 2010, at 9:48 AM, Jonas Sicking wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 9:34 AM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:
>> 
>> In fairness, of the current three ECMAScript regexp flags, only two seem likely to have a useful effect on the pattern attribute, specifically the "m" and "i" flags, but not the "g" flag.
> 
> Actually, since <input> for all relevant types can't contain newlines
> (i think), the "m" flag doesn't seem useful here either.

I guess it would only be relevant if we added <textarea pattern="">.

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Wednesday, 10 November 2010 18:01:30 UTC

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