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[whatwg] Customize HTML5 forms placeholder style

From: Ashley Sheridan <ash@ashleysheridan.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2010 22:20:52 +0000
Message-ID: <1266531652.13566.76.camel@localhost>
On Thu, 2010-02-18 at 16:21 -0600, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:

> Setting color:black without a
> background-color:white is distressingly common, but overall most
> inputs are unstyled in my experience.

That should throw up issues in a CSS validation check, as it really
screws up with both people like you who don't use a typical colour
scheme, or people who can't (for disability reasons)


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