[whatwg] Week Strings
Smylers at stripey.com
Tue Jul 14 02:32:48 PDT 2009
Ian Hickson writes:
> On Fri, 19 Jun 2009, Smylers wrote:
> > For <input type=week> elements the spec requires:
> > The value attribute, if specified, must have a value that is a valid
> > week string.
> > -- http://www.whatwg.org/html5#week-state
> > But the spec's HTML source contains this comment immediately afterwards:
> > <!-- ok to set out-of-range value, we never know when we might have to
> > represent bogus input -->
> it [...] means that there's no requirement that the value="" be within
> the range given by min="" and max="".
Thanks for clarifying that.
> > <input type=week value=2010-W53>
> > <input type=week value=2010-W54>
> > If out-of-range week values are to be permitted in <input> elements
> > then a validator should permit both of them. Conversely if they
> > aren't permitted then it should accept neither of them.
> Please report such bugs straight to Henri. :-)
Of course -- but I wanted to check what the correct behaviour was first.
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