[whatwg] For Japanese language users, Web Forms should have a way to active/deactive for IME

Masayuki Nakano masayuki at d-toybox.com
Mon Jan 17 12:39:14 PST 2005

Henri Sivonen <hsivonen at iki.fi> wrote:

> On Jan 17, 2005, at 17:53, Masayuki Nakano wrote:
> > I think that Web Forms should have a way to active or deactive for IME.
> Why? Why would it be the page author's business at all to control what 
> input method the user chooses for entering text? How would the user 
> tell how the page author has affected text input short of trying and 
> seeing what happens?

In the case of many, this is needed on Intranet Applications.
On intranet applications, the users know which input element is
auto-activate IME.
In such case, the users hope IME state is controled by UA.

> -- 
> Henri Sivonen
> hsivonen at iki.fi
> http://iki.fi/hsivonen/

Masayuki Nakano <masayuki at d-toybox.com>
Mozilla Japan http://www.mozilla-japan.org/ (written in Japanese)
Mozilla-gumi http://www.mozilla.gr.jp/ (written in Japanese)
WebStudio http://www.d-toybox.com/studio/ (written in Japanese)

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