On Mon, 28 Apr 2014, Evan Stade wrote: > > On Thu, 24 Apr 2014, Evan Stade wrote: > > > Ian wrote: > > > > Why would this only apply to requestAutocomplete()? Surely it > > > > would be just as important for the case where the user agent is > > > > filling in a form without using that API. > > > > > > That is true, but I don't know of a better way to convey this > > > information from the page to browser. Additional attributes on the > > > cc-number field? > > > > Well, if we're going to use type=hidden fields to expose the username, > > we could also use it to expose the amount and currency. Would that > > work? > > I agree with those upthread who said that overloading autocomplete= to > provide information to the user agent is confusing. If we introduce > something like autocomplete="transaction-currency" then it's easy to > misinterpret that as the site asking the browser what the currency is > for the payment method, then having a site author use > transaction-currency in a non type=hidden input.