[whatwg] Submitting contentEditable Content In A Form
ian at hixie.ch
Sat Oct 20 16:55:32 PDT 2012
On Sat, 20 Oct 2012, Aryeh Gregor wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 1:23 AM, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> > Incidentally, it seems to use a WebKit-specific "plaintext-only" value.
> > Should we spec that? Aryeh? It's filed as:
> > https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=14554
> > If this should involve changes to HTML, let me know.
> In principle, yes, this should be specced. In practice, it would
> require extensive changes to the editing spec and a lot of careful
> thinking, and no one is really working on editing implementations
> anyway. Gecko's editor code is in maintenance mode, I haven't received
> a single piece of feedback ever about editing from IE or Opera people,
> and WebKit is the one that already implements the feature, so I don't
> see the effort as being worth the time spent right now. (I did receive
> feedback from Opera about selection, but not editing as far as I
> The same goes for any other proposed editing spec features. When I see
> people actually implementing the existing spec, that's when it will make
> sense for me to spend more of my time adding more stuff to it. Until
> then, I might fix bugs, but that's it.
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