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Implement HTMLComboboxField
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Implement HTMLComboboxField. This is meant to be a replacement for HTMLSelectOrOtherField and HTMLAutoCompleteSelectField, but it would have a different interface, so I think it's a better idea to make it separate.

Browsers these days have surprisingly good support for <input list=...><datalist id=...>, which makes it possible to do this in plain HTML. As for OOjs UI, we have a ComboBoxWidget.

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A demo or screenshot here would really help me. I get confused about the various types of inputs, especially given that people have attached cuter names to them (I'm looking at you, HTMLSelectOrOtherField) and that custom JavaScript-based implementations (such as Chosen) are somewhat common.

Change 251824 had a related patch set uploaded (by Bartosz Dziewoński):
Implement HTMLComboboxField


Screenshots of Special:PagesWithProp using the new field:

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Change 251824 merged by jenkins-bot:
Implement HTMLComboboxField

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