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Re: Updated spec-ready text for select/select1 with value and copy

From: Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>
Date: Mon, 05 Nov 2007 23:01:47 -0800
Message-ID: <4730115B.6070206@orbeon.com>
To: "Forms WG (new)" <public-forms@w3.org>

John & all,

I reviewed this and it looks good!

-Erik

John Boyer wrote:
> 
> Hi Erik,
> 
> First, I did put a few extra sentences just above the implementation 
> hints to directly call out the non-destructiveness.
> 
> Second, I put the bullet point processing model information in, but as 
> you know I had to do some work on it to accommodate for value and copy 
> at the same time.
> 
> This had a bit of an effect on select1 to account for:  
> 1) only going out of range on non-empty instance content
> 2) ability to deselect in a select1 (i.e. go back to no selection, which 
> some types of controls can do)
> 3) the possibility of having multiple items with the same storage value 
> or copy subtree, which presented the most difficulties resolving.
> 
> Cheers,
> John M. Boyer, Ph.D.
> STSM: Lotus Forms Architect and Researcher
> Chair, W3C Forms Working Group
> Workplace, Portal and Collaboration Software
> IBM Victoria Software Lab
> E-Mail: boyerj@ca.ibm.com  
> 
> Blog: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/blogs/page/JohnBoyer
> 
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> *Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>*
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> 10/31/2007 09:57 AM
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> John Boyer wrote:
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>  > Hi Erik,
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>  > The non-destructiveness is in there, but it is perhaps as you say hidden
>  > to well.
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> ;-)
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>  > I had actually thought this might be your reaction, so how about this:
>  >  I would actually like to take your bullet points and put them
>  > immediately below in the implementation hints part of each section.
>  >  What do you think of that?
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> I think that this would be perfect.
> 
> -Erik
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