[whatwg] disabled and readonly attributes
ian at hixie.ch
Tue Oct 13 17:16:06 PDT 2009
On Tue, 13 Oct 2009, Markus Ernst wrote:
> In 184.108.40.206 (disabled) and 220.127.116.11.3 (readonly) I can't find out what UAs
> should submit if an element is disabled resp. readonly [...]
To see what should be submitted, you should look in the form submission
Specifically, under "Constructing the form data set".
> Also, <fieldset> has a disabled attribute, but no readonly attribute. Is
> there a reason for this?
I didn't want people to try setting readonly on a fieldset and forgetting
that readonly only affects a few controls and not, e.g., buttons.
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