[whatwg] Re: several messages about Web Forms 2

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Wed Jul 27 18:18:41 PDT 2005

On Fri, 22 Jul 2005 fora at annevankesteren.nl wrote:
> I have a question about that though. What are "actual values of the 
> select element". That seems to be undefined. I guess what it means is 
> the values of all OPTION element children either specified as contents 
> or through the value DOM/HTML attribute of those elements. (And that 
> normative and fancy.)

HTML4 is vague as usual but I don't think anyone is in any doubt as to 
what the actual values of a select element are, are they? Let's leave the 
really pedantic changes for WA1. :-)

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