[whatwg] default select item that does not satisfy required attr.
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Fri Feb 24 07:26:14 PST 2006
> What do current UAs do with known non-option elements and
> unknown elements in <select>?
Replying to myself, it seems that Firefox trunk ignores all three of
text not in any element, text in a known non-option element, and text in
an unknown element, when served as text/html, even not including them in
the DOM. When served as application/xhtml+xml, they are displayed as
would be expected (inside the dropdown, <p> with margins, etc.), but <p
selected="selected" does not make the <p> the first thing shown.
So it appears my first idea is infeasable backwards-compatibly.
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