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RE: Dynamic submission action attribute?

From: Klotz, Leigh <Leigh.Klotz@pahv.xerox.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Nov 2003 10:26:00 -0800
Message-ID: <51B8ABCE456FD111899900805F6FD6EE14FDE529@mercury.ADOC.xerox.com>
To: "'Robert Leftwich'" <robert@leftwich.info>, "'www-forms@w3.org'" <www-forms@w3.org>

You haven't missed anything.  If you are implementing an XForms processor,
please do keep the list informed of the results of your work. 

-----Original Message-----
From: Robert Leftwich [mailto:robert@leftwich.info] 
Sent: Wednesday, November 12, 2003 6:20 PM
To: www-forms@w3.org
Subject: Dynamic submission action attribute?

Is it possible to have the action attribute of the submission element be 
calculated or dynamic in some way? The scenario is that I would like to use 
an HTTP Put to submit the instance data and in some cases this will result 
in the creation of a new resource and in others it will be an update of an 
existing resource. Either way the action URI needs to be dynamically 
constructed (i.e. not hard-coded), but reading the spec it looks as though 
this is not possible, which would appear to limit the usefulness of the Put 
submit option.
Have I missed something?

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