[whatwg] text/plain submissions and repetitions
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Mar 5 13:11:54 PST 2007
On Mon, 5 Mar 2007, Elliotte Harold wrote:
> Under text/plain submissions in WF2, does "Note that the control index
> and repetition block parts of the form data set are not used." mean that
> any repeating fields are simply dropped out before submitting?
No. Compare the algorithm for collecting the field name/value/index and
repetition block data to the algorithm for text/plain serialisation and
you'll see not all the data is used. The sentence you quote is merely
making that observation. (It's a non-normative statement.)
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