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RE: webkitdirectory in input

From: Tatham Oddie <tatham@oddie.com.au>
Date: Wed, 3 Nov 2010 21:48:17 +0000
To: Sasha Saveliev <n.wolf@list.ru>, "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <79BCC2A3F3FC1844BCF796FC38233158038D4B@EXMBX07.netplexity.local>
"webkitdirectory" is a proprietary solution. It is specific to Chrome. It is
_not_ part of any standard.

_If_ it gets standardised, it will probably be called "directory".

Until then, it will not validate.

Tatham Oddie
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-----Original Message-----
From: www-validator-request@w3.org [mailto:www-validator-request@w3.org] On
Behalf Of Sasha Saveliev
Sent: Wednesday, 3 November 2010 6:35 AM
To: www-validator@w3.org
Subject: webkitdirectory in input


I found problem in your validator.
Google Chrome 7 supports directory uploads with input attribute
"webkitdirectory". I develop little example of this feature:
And validate this with your validator: http://validator.w3.org/check?
Is it true that there is error: Attribute webkitdirectory not allowed on
element input at this point? Is attribute "webkitdirectory" is part of

Sorry for my English.

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