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[whatwg] Proposal: Allow block content inside label element

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 20:20:19 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0810292018430.1041@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 29 Oct 2008, K?i?tof ?elechovski wrote:
> Of course, a Windows check box label corresponds to nothing in HTML!

This is incorrect. A Windows checkbox label corresponds to the contents of 
a <label> element associated with an <input type=checkbox> element.

> Do you think the Internet Explorer should abandon support for LABEL behavior
> as defined in HTML?4?

Insofar as I think they should do whatever the platform does, I believe 
that they should abandon a strict reading of HTML4, yes. However, at the 
end of the day, this is up to them.

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