Hidden Field limits

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Are there any limits to what one can put in a hidden field?  Are
certain characters restricted, or does any special encoding need to be
used for certain situations?

Re: Hidden Field limits

Scripsit Plinkerton:

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By the specifications, no. Browsers may impose limits. The smallest
limit I ever heard of is 32 kilobytes, except for method="get", where
the entire form data might need to fit into about 1 kilobyte, since it's
passed in a URL and programs have odd limitations.

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No, but usual HTML rules apply when writing the data. Moreover, when the
default enctype is used, the form data is in principle limited to

Jukka K. Korpela ("Yucca")

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