Send Mouse Events to Disabled Form Controls

Events that have no activation behavior should be sent to form controls. That is the HTML Spec specifically identifies that "click" should be prevented to disabled form controls but it appears that all mouse events aren't sent to form controls. This proposal changes that all mouse events (other than click) are sent to disabled form controls.

Comments

FireFox has shipped a subset of events (it does not post mouseup, mousedown and auxclick)

Demo

Documentation

Specification

Established standard

Status in Chromium

Proposed (launch bug)

Consensus & Standardization

  • Shipped
  • No public signals
  • No public signals
  • Positive

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Last updated on 2017-03-16