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[whatwg] 2.9 spelling error

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2008 20:07:38 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0810282007110.1237@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Sat, 3 Feb 2007, Elliotte Harold wrote:
>
> In section 2.9. The autocomplete attribute
> 
> The off value means that the control's input data is either 
> particularily sensitive (for example the activation code for a nuclear 
> weapon) or that it is a value that will never be reused (for example a 
> one-time-key for a bank login) and indicates that the user should 
> therefore explicitly enter the data each time, instead of being able to 
> rely on the UA to prefill the value for him. The on value indicates that 
> the value is not particularily sensitive and the user should expect to 
> be able to rely on his UA to remember values he has entered for that 
> control
> 
> particularily --> particularly (twice)
> 
> (unless that's yet another Britishism, but I don't think so)

Wow, a typo that actually made it all the way to the HTML5 spec. I barely 
copied any text from WF2, so that's quite surprising! :-)

Thanks, fixed.

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