[whatwg] Attributes of textarea

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Tue Aug 15 00:52:43 PDT 2006

On Mon, 27 Mar 2006, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> Section 2.14. Extensions to the textarea element of WF 2 does not 
> mention that maxlength is allowed. (As can be seen from the prose about 
> maxlength.)

It does mention it, briefly, near the end.

> Also, it does not state whether the accept attribute allows parameters 
> for the MIME type. Does it? The accept attribute on <input type='file'> 
> does not.

It does (since it doesn't say otherwise and the attribute accepts "a MIME 
type"), but I'm mostly waiting for implementation feedback on this.

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