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[whatwg] [wf2] HTMLLegendElement member

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 9 Dec 2005 01:17:34 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0512090111150.17886@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Fri, 2 Dec 2005, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> Why does HTMLLegendElement have several DOM attributes/methods that are defines
> as being form control specific? Why not just drop them from the interface?

Oops. They were supposed to be on fieldset, not legend. Fixed.

> The same is more or less true for the HTMLOutputElement (although that 
> is a control).

See the end of 7.7. Validation APIs.

> You also get things like that it says that all members of the object 
> that validity returns must return false, while the checkValidity() which 
> is defined in terms of validity must return true.

I've corrected the comments to match the prose at the end of 7.7. 
Validation APIs.

> (There is also a markup error in 7.5. Additions specific to the 
> HTMLFieldsetElement interface.)


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