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[whatwg] Make "foo@bar.com, " a valid email address list

From: Rob Crowther <robertc@boogdesign.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2010 11:21:57 +0100
Message-ID: <4CC165C5.5040103@boogdesign.com>
Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> I do not really get why it being comma-separated is not just the 
> submission format. The UI could be quite different. E.g. on the iPhone 
> email client it is more like an inline list. I think the specification 
> is simply not abstract enough here, as it is for the other controls.
Is there ever likely to be a DOM API for multiple, eg. offering the 
value as an array rather than as a string?  If there was going to be 
then I could see a case for clearing up how trailing commas should be 
dealt outside of a submission format.

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