[whatwg] successful form controls

Křištof Želechovski giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl
Tue Sep 18 09:26:19 PDT 2007

What makes you think that a radio button can be checked?  My trust in your
statement will be inversely proportional to its self-confidence.  Please use
some supporting arguments instead of bold assurances.


-----Original Message-----
From: Jon Barnett [mailto:jonbarnett at gmail.com] 
Sent: Monday, September 17, 2007 11:18 PM
To: Kristof Zelechovski
Cc: Garrett Smith; whatwg at whatwg.org
Subject: Re: [whatwg] successful form controls

On 9/15/07, Kristof Zelechovski <giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl> wrote:
> 1. Radio buttons are never checked so this sentence means that they are
> never successful.

The selected radio button in a group is "checked" - even thought it
doesn't look like a checkmark, yes, it's "checked".

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