Re: ButtonRenderer encodeBegin

From: Ed Burns <>
Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2007 06:49:34 -0700

>>>>> On Thu, 20 Sep 2007 08:58:08 -0400, Roger Kitain <Roger.Kitain_at_Sun.COM> said:

RK> No, it doesn't. That's something we could take a look at keeping backwards
RK> compatability in mind. I can open up a spec issue for that (if there's
RK> not already one).

The original historical reason was: when JSF 1.0 was coming out, the
state of browsers was such thath the <button> element was not supported
in all of our target browsers.

I believe this must continue to be the default behavior, but I can
imagine supporting input type="button" as well.


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