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[whatwg] [wf2] 2.3. Changes to existing controls - radio buttons

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2005 12:32:43 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0503211231290.1818@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Mon, 21 Mar 2005, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>
> Should UAs provide ways to uncheck a particular radio button:
> 
>  <input type="radio" name="foo">
>  <input type="radio" name="foo">
> 
> ... they are both unchecked; after I mark the first checked, should I be 
> able to uncheck it?

The UA should not be required to provide such an ability. All radio 
buttons being unchecked in a group is an error condition. However if the 
UA wants to provide it, that's a UA thing.

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