[whatwg] LABEL and radio/checkbox onclick

Matthew Thomas mpt at myrealbox.com
Wed Aug 18 03:26:12 PDT 2004

On 18 Aug, 2004, at 10:03 AM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> ...
>   <p>The <code>label</code> element's exact default behaviour must
>   match the platform's label behaviour. For example. on platforms
>   where clicking a checkbox label checks the checkbox, clicking a
>   <code>label</code> element must cause a <code>click</code> event to
>   be synthesised and fired at the checkbox.</p>

Thanks. I would have been happy with "should", but if Dean can change 
IE6's behavior to native behavior, "must" is fine by me. :-)

(By the way, "For example." should be "For example,".)

Matthew Thomas

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