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[whatwg] The type mismatch validity flag

From: Jim Ley <jim.ley@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Dec 2004 11:52:14 +0000
Message-ID: <851c8d31041208035231e47fea@mail.gmail.com>
On Wed, 08 Dec 2004 07:27:03 +0100, Brian Wilson <brian at opera.com> wrote:
> This would seem to indicate that a type mismatch validity flag condition
> can only be triggered by *manual* widget input. I'm not sure if that
> distinction should be noted in the spec anywhere, or of what use it
> would be to page authors or UA creators to raise this point.
> It does make several of my automated test cases unusable though. Drat. 8-}

It also breaks access technology that uses "script" to transfer the
input into the document rather than doing it directly.

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