[whatwg] select element should have a required attribute

Markus Ernst derernst at gmx.ch
Mon Jun 21 05:19:23 PDT 2010

Am 19.06.2010 21:07 schrieb Garrett Smith:
> What is the correct expectation for the outcome of submitting a SELECT
> that has a disabled, selected OPTION?

I can't answer this exact question, but to go back to the original 
question: Maybe this is the point where the @required attribute makes 
sense on the select element. Authors might want to make a disabled 
option selected by default in order to force the users to make an active 
decision (rather than just setting the first possible value as default).

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