[whatwg] <input type="text" accept="">

On Sun, 11 Jun 2006 21:54:16 +0700, Lachlan Hunt  
<lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au> wrote:

>>  One can also say that authors should not have explicit control over  
>> whether hyperlinks are underlined or not.

> The difference is that underlining is presentation, spell checking is  
> not.  The functionality of a link cannot be changed with CSS, likewise  
> spell checking shouldn't either.

Enabling or disabling spell checking doesn't change the functionality of  
an input. It can still be used to submit arbitrary text to the server. But  
misspelled words in an input with spellchecking enabled are underlined  
with a wavy red line (and the underlining style could even be changed by  
CSS), and that's presentation.

Alexey Feldgendler <alexey at feldgendler.ru>
[ICQ: 115226275] http://feldgendler.livejournal.com

Received on Sunday, 11 June 2006 09:08:20 UTC