[whatwg] Proposal: Allow block content inside label element
giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl
Wed Oct 29 13:10:54 PDT 2008
Of course, a Windows check box label corresponds to nothing in HTML! I have
extrapolated Windows GUI where a check box has a TITLE. This Windows TITLE
property has no counterpart in HTML. Sorry for the confusion.
I should have added "Please answer yes or no" because I would like to have a
definitive statement of your advice to Microsoft Internet Explorer.
Do you think the Internet Explorer should abandon support for LABEL behavior
as defined in HTML 4?
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[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Ian Hickson
Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 6:06 AM
To: Křištof Želechovski
Subject: Re: [whatwg] Proposal: Allow block content inside label element
On Wed, 29 Oct 2008, Křištof Želechovski wrote:
> The text that Windows places near check boxes and radio buttons
> corresponds to INPUT[value], not to LABEL.
No, the value="" attribute is the internal value for submission purposes
and is not UI text.
> Internet Explorer redirects focus from labels to obey HTML 4; according
> to HTML 5, it should stop. Should it really? And what should happen
> with labels on HTML 4 pages? The user experience will be inconsistent.
The whole point is to make the user experience within a single OS be
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