[whatwg] WebForms 2.0 and object controls

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Fri Apr 15 01:14:09 PDT 2005

On Fri, 15 Apr 2005, Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> Is there any chance the WF2 can clarify exactly how to use object as a 
> form control?  HTML4 is extremely vague on the subject and I'm yet to 
> see any site make use of a custom object as a form control.  Does any 
> browser actually support objects as form controls?

The various plugin interfaces support it.

What would you want the spec to say about it?

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