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Re: [LC] 6.1.3 The required Property (PR#102)

From: Steven Pemberton <xforms-issues@mn.aptest.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2007 08:59:44 -0500
Message-Id: <200709121359.l8CDxisK000430@htmlwg.mn.aptest.com>
To: Steven.Pemberton@cwi.nl
CC: www-forms-editor@w3.org

Steven,

We accepted your comments, and the spec will be updated accordingly.

Regards,

Nick Van den Bleeken
> 
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xforms11/#model-prop-required
> 
> "An XForms Processor may provide an indication that a form control is
> required, and may provide immediate feedback, including limiting
> navigation."
> 
> While the readonly property says:
> "Form controls bound to instance data with the readonly model item
> property should indicate that entering or changing the value is not
> allowed."
> 
> Relevant says:
> "In general, when true, associated form controls should be made visible.
> When false, associated form controls (and any children) and group and
> switch elements (including content) must be made unavailable, removed from
> the navigation order, and not allowed focus."
> 
> The type and constraint MIPs say nothing about display (though there is
> probably something somewhere).
> 
> 1. I think that the processor SHOULD provide information that a value is
> required in bound controls, in the same way as readonly says.
> 
> 2. I think we should say something in the type and constraint MIPs, even
> if it's only a cross-reference.
> 
> Steven
> 
> 
Received on Wednesday, 12 September 2007 14:01:24 GMT

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