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Re: Selectors Tests

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2008 16:19:54 -0700
Message-ID: <490A411A.8080506@mit.edu>
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
CC: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>

Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>> An interesting question would be what happens if I write
>>   input[type="hidden"] { display: inline; }
>> Would I get nothing? A readonly input control? Something else?
> You can test that for yourself in browsers.  I tested Opera and Firefox, 
> they didn't render anything, which seems sensible.  But I'm not sure how 
> that's relevant to the issue.

It's relevant if such a beastie were focusable.

For what it's worth, having the markup language be able to control this 
makes the most sense to me.

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