[whatwg] Allow empty string for input type=color

Anne van Kesteren annevk at opera.com
Thu May 3 06:46:52 PDT 2012

On Thu, 03 May 2012 02:10:11 -0700, Markus Ernst <derernst at gmx.ch> wrote:
> If I understand the spec correctly, entering no value defaults to  
> #000000, thus the required attribute does not apply. What are the  
> reasons for this? I am sure there were good reasons to specify it this  
> way, anyway I don't see them right now. "Not selected" is actually very  
> different from "black".

"Not selected" is not something typically supported by native color  

Anne van Kesteren

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