[whatwg] Spellchecking mark III
foolistbar at googlemail.com
Tue Dec 30 05:45:55 PST 2008
On 30 Dec 2008, at 11:38, Ian Hickson wrote:
> In 2006 I proposed the following spec for a spellcheck="" attribute,
> based on requests from the Google engineers then working on Firefox:
> The same engineers have since implemented this feature in Chrome
> also, and
> Google does use this attribute on its sites. However, the attribute
> seen very little interest outside of Google, with just a handful of
> using it, primarily in dyanamic editor libraries.
> I have therefore not added this feature to HTML5 for the time being.
> there is more interest in this feature, please speak up.
This seems stupid. If I want to have spell-checking, let me. Don't
force it off. I don't see any reason to have it forced off, ever.
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