This is an archived snapshot of W3C's public bugzilla bug tracker, decommissioned in April 2019. Please see the home page for more details.

Bug 11156 - <input type=hidden> should not set frameset-ok to 'not ok'
Summary: <input type=hidden> should not set frameset-ok to 'not ok'
Alias: None
Product: HTML WG
Classification: Unclassified
Component: LC1 HTML5 spec (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All All
: P1 critical
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ian 'Hixie' Hickson
QA Contact: HTML WG Bugzilla archive list
: 11677 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Reported: 2010-10-28 07:19 UTC by Henri Sivonen
Modified: 2011-08-04 05:15 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

See Also:


Description Henri Sivonen 2010-10-28 07:19:23 UTC

IE special-cases type=hidden.
Comment 1 Henri Sivonen 2010-11-18 08:45:47 UTC
Fixed in Gecko in anticipation of a spec change:
Comment 2 Ian 'Hixie' Hickson 2010-12-31 04:04:08 UTC
EDITOR'S RESPONSE: This is an Editor's Response to your comment. If you are satisfied with this response, please change the state of this bug to CLOSED. If you have additional information and would like the editor to reconsider, please reopen this bug. If you would like to escalate the issue to the full HTML Working Group, please add the TrackerRequest keyword to this bug, and suggest title and text for the tracker issue; or you may create a tracker issue yourself, if you are able to do so. For more details, see this document:

Status: Accepted
Change Description: see diff given below
Rationale: Concurred with reporter's comments (without testing).

BTW, there's a note in the spec that says that <area> maybe shouldn't set the flag either. Do you know anything about that?
Comment 3 contributor 2010-12-31 04:04:23 UTC
Checked in as WHATWG revision r5730.
Check-in comment: Change how <input type=hidden> affects the frameset flag.
Comment 4 Anne 2011-01-06 12:33:09 UTC
*** Bug 11677 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 5 Michael[tm] Smith 2011-08-04 05:15:09 UTC
mass-move component to LC1