[whatwg] Placement of currency symbols
ian at hixie.ch
Fri Nov 12 08:19:28 PST 2004
On Thu, 2 Sep 2004, Matthew Thomas wrote:
> Er, I wouldn't assume that a currency symbol should ever appear inside a
> box that only accepts one currency. Doing that would give the misleading
> impression that (1) people had to retain (or retype) the currency symbol
> in the field when editing the value, and that (2) they could use a
> different currency if they wished. The former would slow people down
> unnecessarily, and the latter could cause nasty mistakes.
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