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[whatwg] Suggested changes to Web Forms 2.0, 2004-07-01 working

From: Matthew Raymond <mattraymond@earthlink.net>
Date: Fri, 09 Jul 2004 10:05:49 -0400
Message-ID: <40EEA63D.6000908@earthlink.net>
Jim Ley wrote:
> Oops, not possible for me I'm afraid, the no-javascript is more
> important than the javascript enabled, once we have javascript enabled
> we can do anything.
[Snip!]
>><label>Date: <input type="date" name="date1" value="MM/DD/YYYY"></label>
> 
> This does not work for me, since it prevents me having a default
> value.  (such as happens when you return to a form after a submission
> failure).

Well, how about this:

<label>Date: <input type="date" name="date1" value="07/09/04"></label>
<ignore>(Format: MM/DD/YYYY.)</ignore>

[Matthew sees Ian coming with a big stick and starts running...]
Received on Friday, 9 July 2004 07:05:49 UTC

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