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Outer group vs named form

From: John J. Barton <John_Barton@hpl.hp.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2001 13:13:34 -0800
Message-Id: <4.3.2.7.2.20010221130905.01731a50@hplex1.hpl.hp.com>
To: www-forms@w3.org
The example in 8.3 Direct Binding is

<orderForm>
   <shipTo>
     <firstName>value</firstName>
   </shipTo>
</orderForm>

Here the "orderForm" is a group that seems to
exist only to give a name to the instance.
Why doesn't the model element have a "name"
attribute for this purpose?

John.
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