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[whatwg] input type="url" allow URLs without http:// prefix

From: Bruce Lawson <brucel@opera.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Jul 2009 10:21:39 +0100
Message-ID: <op.uwx6ydh9h8on37@bruce-pc>
On Sun, 12 Jul 2009 10:15:50 +0100, Geoffrey Sneddon  
<foolistbar at googlemail.com> wrote:


> How do we tell apart "foo.html" (a relative URL) and "example.com" (a  
> host name)?

good point. It never occurred to me that relative URLs would be entered.  
What's the use case?

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