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[whatwg] <input type=number> without keyboard editing

From: TAMURA, Kent <tkent@chromium.org>
Date: Tue, 2 Nov 2010 17:46:51 +0900
Message-ID: <AANLkTikv5n6G2H8q0Yj+1tFRo35DGC6V64B6QggtcehT@mail.gmail.com>

On Tue, Nov 2, 2010 at 05:50, Aryeh Gregor  
<Simetrical+w3c at gmail.com<Simetrical%2Bw3c at gmail.com>
> wrote:

> On Sun, Oct 31, 2010 at 10:31 PM, TAMURA, Kent <tkent at chromium.org> wrote:
> > The number type control in Opera and WebKit allow a user to
> > input
> > out-of-range value even if the control has min=1 and max=16 attributes.
> > It's not
> > a good UI and the reason why they doesn't use type=number.

> Realistically, anyone who uses most of the HTML5 form features (so
> excluding autofocus, placeholder, and some others) will have to
> blacklist Opera and WebKit until they shape up.  This isn't a problem
> with the spec, it's a problem with their current implementation
> quality.  Hopefully Firefox 4 will drive some adoption and provide an
> impetus for Opera and WebKit to improve.

Do you have any idea of improved UI with the perfect conformance?

Software Engineer, Google

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