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Re: <input type="date">: not marked at risk

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jukka.k.korpela@kolumbus.fi>
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2013 07:33:32 +0300
Message-ID: <523FC49C.6040601@kolumbus.fi>
To: public-html@w3.org
2013-09-23 4:52, Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:
> FYI: being "at risk" has nothing to do with the usefulness of the
> feature - the spec's concern is whether there is cross-UA support of
> the feature.

Which in turn depends on how useful the feature is seen by implementors, 
doesn't it?
And on the amount of work needed for implementation, of course.

> Such a feature can be a useful feature (I personally have
> used such input types in my recent apps), but its standardisation may
> need to be delayed to the next version of HTML if UAs don't have
> uniform support of the feature. That's all.

According to
the support status for type=date is the same as for type=datetime. So 
there must be
something else than the current implementation status that explains why 
is not marked as being at risk and type=datetime is not.

Yucca, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
Received on Monday, 23 September 2013 04:33:56 UTC

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