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

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sun, 07 Nov 2010 18:40:01 -0500
Message-ID: <4CD738D1.9040208@mit.edu>
On 11/7/10 5:47 PM, Aryeh Gregor wrote:
>> The problem with breaking scripts is that it might cause a UA to not be able
>> to ship the feature at all if it breaks existing content.  That's why the
>> risk of breaking scripts is pretty important (my UA developer's hat on,
>> etc).
>
> But is that a big deal with<input type=number>?

So far, no.  As sites start deploying it, especially if they test it 
against buggy implementations only, the risk will increase.  We'll see 
how it goes.

-Boris
Received on Sunday, 7 November 2010 15:40:01 UTC

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