[whatwg] Any way to submit only those parts of a form that havechanged?

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Thu Dec 16 14:26:00 PST 2004

On Mon, 13 Dec 2004, dolphinling wrote:
> As far as I can tell, for textareas (and input type='text', etc.) The 
> value of '' (i.e., empty) is submitted normally, so that wouldn't be a 
> problem.
> For an easy workaround for the checkbox problem, input type='checkbox', 
> 'radio', and select (any others?) could just always be submitted.

That would break existing content, though.

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