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[whatwg] Type Date

From: Bruce Lawson <brucel@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 07 May 2010 08:28:31 +0100
Message-ID: <op.vcbq1t1gh8on37@bruce-pc>
On Thu, 06 May 2010 23:36:00 +0100, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage at gmail.com>  

>> My suggestion was to fall back to using a standard text input field and  
>> use JavaScript to add the date picker which will allow the user to  
>> enter the date manually if so desired. Are there any current plans to  
>> add this ability to type=date or is the fallback the best option?
> That's a browser UI issue, then.  File a bug on Opera suggesting that.

FYI, confirming I've filed a bug on that already.

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