[whatwg] a few comments to Webforms 2.0 Call For Comments

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Sat Aug 21 17:29:43 PDT 2004

On Fri, 30 Jul 2004, Mikko Rantalainen wrote:
> I think that every control should have some defined value always (even 
> if that value *means* undefined) and UI should allow user to return a 
> control to that state even after there was some other value in between.

In general I agree, but with radio buttons the fact that they default to 
nothing is mostly an artifact of history rather than a design intention.

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