[whatwg] more on nested forms
ian at hixie.ch
Fri Oct 14 13:17:04 PDT 2005
On Sun, 2 Oct 2005, Hallvord R M Steen wrote:
> Are the following assumptions correct?
> * Submitting the inner form should submit successful controls associated
> with the inner form only (like a normal form, not nested)
> * Submitting the outer form should submit successful controls
> associated with the outer form INCLUDING those that in the markup are
> inside the inner form
> Code example: given
> <input name="i1">
> <input name="i2">
> should submitting the outer form also send the "i2" element?
No. Why would it? Submitting a form only submits elements that are
associated with the form; i2 is not associated with the outer form.
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