[whatwg] Re: LABEL and radio/checkbox onclick
malcolm-what at farside.org.uk
Thu Aug 26 09:53:49 PDT 2004
Ian Hickson writes:
>> Narrowing a specification to *forbid* the hitherto-correct behavior
>> followed by the 95%-dominant UA may achieve a variety of good and useful
>> things, but interoperability is manifestly not one of them. I would
>> greatly appreciate receiving a genuine answer.
> It does improve interoperability, in that new browsers are more likely to
> do the spec thing than just pick a random behaviour.
_Defining it_ improves interoperability, agreed. I think that Matthew's
point was that defining it to be the _opposite_ from the current market
leader can't really be said to improve interoperability in the short term.
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