[whatwg] <input type=tel> validation, and a small set of typos

Nils Dagsson Moskopp nils-dagsson-moskopp at dieweltistgarnichtso.net
Mon Jul 20 12:56:07 PDT 2009

Am Montag, den 20.07.2009, 12:47 -0700 schrieb Peter Kasting:

> It seems like perhaps <input type=tel> could set typeMismatch if the
> input contained no numeric digits at all, or maybe if it contained
> characters outside 0-9, +, -, (, ), ' ', ...?  Maybe the level of
> "validation" provided by these proposals is so low that it's not worth
> doing, though.

What's with alphanumeric notation ? I think of 555-WHATWG as a possibly
valid telephone "number". It might be good to have an RFC on that. Or
maybe ITU has publicly available documents on numbering plans ?

Nils Dagsson Moskopp

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