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[whatwg] prefilling select

From: Jim Ley <jim.ley@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2004 22:38:35 +0200
Message-ID: <851c8d3104082213381fbacaea@mail.gmail.com>
On Sun, 22 Aug 2004 20:08:36 +0200, Olav Junker Kj?r <olav at olav.dk> wrote:
> Ian Hickson wrote:
> > What makes you think the first case is synchronous?
> Often you would want to have the form
> disabled until it has finished prefilling.

Always surely, indeed the entire behaviour of what happens between the
loading of the form and the external data resource seems weekly
specified.

> > We could do... What would setting the data attribute do? Nothing?
> 
> Maybe it could be read-only?

No, it should fetch new data, otherwise how could you create a select
element in script to fetch an external resource?

Jim.
Received on Sunday, 22 August 2004 13:38:35 UTC

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