Closed Bug 1513325 Opened 2 years ago Closed 1 year ago
Remove textbox binding
I believe the textboxes don't provide more features than html input, most of the code in the textbox binding serves to forward attributes/events to the inner html input. The only thing I would be worried about would be the "Edit" context menu. It seems to be working automatically for HTML inputs when used in-content (even in XUL docs), I'm simply not sure whether it works in the top-level browser window, hence the suggestion to start only with the in-content ones.
For the top-level browser window, if the context menu turns out not to work, it should be possible to use a customized built-in HTML input like bug 1437641 is doing.
Summary: Consider converting in-content textboxes to input[type=text] → Consider converting textboxes to input[type=text]
Summary: Consider converting textboxes to input[type=text] → [meta] Remove textbox bindings
Priority: P5 → --
Summary: [meta] Remove textbox bindings → Remove textbox binding
Pushed by email@example.com: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/59f0469f5a48 Remove textbox binding. r=emilio,dao
Pushed by firstname.lastname@example.org: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/733589091613 Remove some a11y tests that no longer apply in a post-XBL world. r=aryx
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