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Re: [whatwg] Standardizing autocapitalize

From: Edward O'Connor <eoconnor@apple.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:56:33 -0700
To: whatwg@whatwg.org
Message-ID: <m2mw3kd11a.fsf@il0204d-dhcp38.apple.com>
Hi Mounir,

> I would like to standardize the Apple's proprietary autocapitalize
> attribute. This attribute is widely used and it would probably benefit
> the platform to have a broader support for it. The implementation cost
> should be fairly low while it can be very beneficial for the user
> experience with the keyboard on Mobile.

Cool. We proposed it here back in 2011, though it didn't end up getting
adopted.

          https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12409

It might be worth reading the old discussion around this topic.

> In addition, if Apple has some feedback about the proposal, it would be
> very valuable.

I'll take a look and get back to you.


Thanks,
Ted
Received on Tuesday, 10 March 2015 20:56:56 UTC

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