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[whatwg] <progress> element and indeterminate states.

From: Matthew Raymond <mattraymond@earthlink.net>
Date: Sun, 09 Apr 2006 02:41:47 -0400
Message-ID: <4438ACAB.6000003@earthlink.net>
   I continue to believe that <progress> is really just a specialized
version of <meter> as it's currently defined, and that simple CSS
properties could be used to style <meter> into a native progress bar
using a slight extension CSS3-UI. However, there is a way to
differentiate the two. Progress bars can have an indeterminate state.
Why not give them an |indeterminate| attribute?

   (Are active and inactive states necessary for an element that only
serves as an output?)
Received on Saturday, 8 April 2006 23:41:47 UTC

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