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Re: ACTION-2208: Decide on attribute for initial state of appearance="collapse"

From: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 13:33:28 +0100
To: "Erik Bruchez" <ebruchez@orbeon.com>, "Steven Pemberton" <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
Cc: XForms <public-xformsusers@w3.org>, "XForms Users Community Group Issue Tracker" <sysbot+tracker@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.zwfjt2lvsmjzpq@steven-xps>
OK, in an attempt to wrap this up, I propose we adopt

   <group collapse="closed">
   <group collapse="open">

Object now or forever hold your peace!

Steven


On Wed, 19 Dec 2018 14:38:36 +0100, Steven Pemberton  
<steven.pemberton@cwi.nl> wrote:

> Some suggestions:
>
> <group state="closed">
> <group state="open">
>
> <group mode="closed">
> <group mode="open">
>
> <group state="closed">
> <group state="open">
>
> <group collapse="closed">
> <group collapse="open">
>
> <group fold="closed">
> <group fold="open">
>
> Steven
>
> On Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:45:52 +0100, Steven Pemberton  
> <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl> wrote:
>
>> It occurred to me later, that if we need a separate attribute to state  
>> the state of open/closed, then we don't need a >>value for 'appearance'  
>> at all, since the presence of the extra attribute would already be  
>> enough...
>>
>> Steven
>>
>>
>> On Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:04:08 +0100, Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>  
>> wrote:
>>
>>> I know we use "compact" in a few other cases, like for selection  
>>> controls (where, by the way, the selection list >>>suggested is  
>>> extremely rarely used in user interfaces nowadays).
>>>
>>> But in this case the group might not be very "compact" when open. In  
>>> fact, it can be bigger than a regular group. >>>Something closer to  
>>> the intent would be "compactible".
>>>
>>> I would personally favor something more explicit. "collapsible" would  
>>> fit the bill.
>>>
>>> -Erik
>>>
>>> On Thu, Dec 13, 2018 at 9:43 AM Steven Pemberton  
>>> <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl> wrote:
>>>> Currently, <group/> has two appearances: by default block;  
>>>> appearance="minimal" gives inline.
>>>>
>>>> What does anyone feel about appearance="compact" for the collapsible  
>>>> case?
>>>>
>>>> Steven
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:07:17 +0100, XForms Users Community Group  
>>>> Issue Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> ACTION-2208: Decide on attribute for initial state of  
>>>>> appearance="collapse"
>>>>>
>>>>> https://www.w3.org/2005/06/tracker/xforms/actions/2208
>>>>>
>>>>> Assigned to: Steven Pemberton
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
Received on Wednesday, 30 January 2019 12:33:54 UTC

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