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FW: Spec examples probably incorrect

From: Klotz, Leigh <Leigh.Klotz@xerox.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Nov 2008 14:09:06 -0800
Message-ID: <E254B0A7E0268949ABFE5EA97B7D0CF40651A5FF@USA7061MS01.na.xerox.net>
To: <public-forms@w3.org>

I agree with Aaron. 

-----Original Message-----
From: www-forms-request@w3.org [mailto:www-forms-request@w3.org] On
Behalf Of Aaron Reed
Sent: Wednesday, November 19, 2008 1:59 PM
To: www-forms@w3.org
Subject: Spec examples probably incorrect


Hi,

I mentioned this to Leigh and Keith, but I figured I'd bring this up to
the whole group, too.

One of our users said that the spec has an example of event() being used
with xf:output in a @ref and he was right ->
http://www.w3.org/TR/xforms11/#submit-evt-submit-error which I believe
is incorrect.  I also think that the xf:message with event() being used
in a @ref example under http://www.w3.org/TR/xforms11/#structure-model
is incorrect, too.

Leigh mentioned that perhaps allowing @value on a xf:message might not
be a bad idea, especially for reporting errors and I think he is right. 
  It would be pretty useful.  Embedding a xf:output inside the
xf:message isn't exactly difficult, but it might not be quickly thought
of by an author.  If we don't go with @value on a xf:message, how about
putting an example of embedding a xf:output inside a xf:message inside
the message section of the spec?

--Aaron
Received on Wednesday, 19 November 2008 22:09:54 UTC

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