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[whatwg] Proposal: Allow block content inside label element

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 05:06:07 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0810290504430.1041@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 29 Oct 2008, K?i?tof ?elechovski wrote:
> The text that Windows places near check boxes and radio buttons 
> corresponds to INPUT[value], not to LABEL.

No, the value="" attribute is the internal value for submission purposes 
and is not UI text.

> Internet Explorer redirects focus from labels to obey HTML?4; according 
> to HTML?5, it should stop.  Should it really?  And what should happen 
> with labels on HTML?4 pages?  The user experience will be inconsistent.

The whole point is to make the user experience within a single OS be 

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