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[whatwg] The type mismatch validity flag

From: Jim Ley <jim.ley@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Dec 2004 14:37:14 +0000
Message-ID: <851c8d310412080637481d2a45@mail.gmail.com>
On Wed, 08 Dec 2004 14:23:41 +0100, Olav Junker Kj?r <olav at olav.dk> wrote:
> Jim Ley wrote:
> > It also breaks access technology that uses "script" to transfer the
> > input into the document rather than doing it directly.
> >
> > Jim.
> 
> This is interesting. How does it break?

Well only breaks in the sense that they won't be informed, it doesn't
actually break anything other than their content won't be validated. 
Some AT hook into browsers and insert their users input from other
devices directly into the form field similar to if you did
.value="foo" in script.

Jim.
Received on Wednesday, 8 December 2004 06:37:14 UTC

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