[whatwg] whatwg Digest, Vol 80, Issue 1

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Tue Nov 2 01:28:52 PDT 2010

Date: Mon, 1 Nov 2010 11:14:23 +0200
From: timeless <timeless at gmail.com>
To: ash at ashleysheridan.co.uk
Cc: "TAMURA, Kent" <tkent at chromium.org>, whatwg <whatwg at whatwg.org>
Subject: Re: [whatwg] <input type=number> without keyboard editing
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>Ashley wrote:
>> set one in onchange
>> That's a javascript event, and shouldn't be relied upon for this sort of
thing really.
>And my useragent is allowed to send arbitrary data to your server. you
>*must* deal with it.

Anyway, older user agents will fall back to type="text", which won't have
any restrictions. For edge cases just use JavaScript with server-side
validation, you shouldn't and couldn't rely on HTML5 validation alone.
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