[TYPO3-core] RFC: fix bug #4509/3925 validate form doesn't allow required checbox fields

Michael Stucki michael at typo3.org
Fri Jul 6 13:41:29 CEST 2007

Hi Martin,

> Ernesto Baschny [cron IT] schrieb:
>> No "required" possible here. If using the checkbox as a boolean value, I
>> can understand why we cannot make that required (because we only have
>> two states for a checkbox, true / false), but for using this as a
>> precondition for submitting a form, it makes much sense. So +1 on adding
>> that to trunk AND 4.1 If one has specified a checkbox as required, this
>> is what he will expect, so no backwards compatibility problem in my eyes.
> Committed to trunk.
> Two +1 and one -1 one ("is a feature") for the checkboxes in 4.1. More
> opinions?

It's a feature, so -1.

>> About the "password" field not checking for "required" in JavaScript
>> (#2515), I would consider that a "bug", as this is documented in TSref
>> already, so also +1 for 4.1 on that change.
> Committed to trunk and 4.1

I agree.

PS: Don't forget to close the bug reports, they are both still open...

- michael
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