[whatwg] WebForms 2.0 and object controls

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Thu Apr 14 10:44:28 PDT 2005

On Thu, 14 Apr 2005, liorean wrote:
> Doing a quick read through the submitted WebForms 2.0 proposal, I didn't 
> see at any place that it addressed object elements as form controls, 
> something that HTML4.01 forms did. Shouldn't WebForms 2.0 address this 
> part of the HTML4.01 forms as well?

Web Forms 2 is an addition to HTML4, not a replacement, so you'll be glad 
to know that the form submission parts of <object> still apply in WF2.

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