[whatwg] <textarea> maxlength vs. wrap (Web Forms 2.0 2004-06-27)

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Wed Aug 25 16:43:08 PDT 2004

On Wed, 11 Aug 2004, Andrew Smith wrote:
> When a <textarea> has wrap="hard", does the maxlength refer to the 
> number of characters entered by the user (and seen by the DOM) or the 
> number of characters submitted by the form, i.e. including the extra 
> line breaks?

I've tried to clarify that in the spec. Let me know if you think it is 
clear now.

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