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RE: model root element

From: Gavin McKenzie <gmckenzi@JetForm.com>
Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2000 10:01:41 -0400
Message-ID: <D167ECBA27F2D311A76F00805F6512CA28D7F8@OTTMAIL1>
To: www-forms@w3.org, "'Joe Hewitt'" <joe@joehewitt.com>


I went digging through our requirements document [1] and found that req 3.4
does indeed state that the submitted data instance shall be well-formed XML.

There is a possible fly in the ointment here with what happens when multiple
instances of the same form are filled-out at once.  We've not worked through
this topic yet.

Thanks for highlighting the issue.

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml-forms-req

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Joe Hewitt [mailto:joe@joehewitt.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, April 19, 2000 7:45 PM
> To: www-forms@w3.org
> Subject: Re: model root element
> The reason I brought up this point is because I've noticed 
> that a good deal
> of energy is spent making sure that the HTML/CSS specs are easy to
> understand for non-ultra-technical types.
> With that in mind, it's very likely many people will try to 
> add several
> groups/types as children of the model, not understanding the 
> concept of a
> rooted tree.  Guess they'll have to learn!
> - Joe
Received on Thursday, 20 April 2000 10:00:58 UTC

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