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[whatwg] Input type=date UI discussion

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 13 Jul 2005 19:17:59 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0507131917490.27792@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Wed, 13 Jul 2005, Olav Junker Kj?r wrote:
> Jim Ley wrote:
> > For example does my user agent which submits form purely under 
> > programmitic control with no user keyboard action required to fire the 
> > click event or not?  I'd say that was submitting the form implicitly 
> > more so than pressing enter in a text field.
> 
> I think the intention of the spec is that a form must always be 
> submitted by a specific button. So if your UI allows you to submit a 
> form e.g. by clapping your hands once, the onclick event is still fired 
> on the default button and the name=value of the button is still 
> submitted.

Correct.

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