Spellcheck attribute for editsummary
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The suggestion is to set the "spellcheck=yes" attribute on the edit summary field. This is a HTML5 feature ( http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/editing.html ) and supported by both Firefox and Opera.

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Severity: enhancement
URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Village_pump_(technical)#Turn_on_spellcheck_in_summary_field

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davidg wrote:

I see that Reedy already noticed this and fixed it in his second revision above (r59361), but so others that read this don't get confused: The attribute should be "spellcheck=true", not "yes".

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