[whatwg] [WF2] Objection to autocomplete Attribute
lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au
Wed Mar 30 03:52:09 PST 2005
Hallvord Reiar Michaelsen Steen wrote:
> On 29 Mar 2005 at 11:01, James Graham wrote:
>>Mikko Rantalainen wrote:
>>>My bank uses one-shot passwords for web access
How does that work? Are you issued a new password every single time you
login? How on earth do you remember it if it's always changing?
>>Which seems to be an ideal use-case for the autocomplete attribute...
> Indeed, I've recently asked one of my banks to add autocomplete=off
> because there is no point in having the browser asking users if it
> should remember a once-only password :-)
That's why user's can select "Never for this site" (or equivalent), so
they're not prompted each time.
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