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RE: W3C XForms vs Alternative XML UI Language Formats

From: Gerald Bauer <luxorxul@yahoo.ca>
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2004 01:38:01 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <20040427053801.58754.qmail@web40806.mail.yahoo.com>
To: www-forms@w3.org


> Well said Mark! -- Or to coin a phrase,
> many of the other XML "UI languages" are only
> screen-deep.

  Thanks Mark for the clarification. I do not want to
belittle the achievement of the W3C XForms language
and architecture.

  I understand that W3C XForms is more than a simple
mapping of tags and attributes to a single-vendor UI
toolkit. I'm sorry if anyone feels that calling XForms
another XML UI language is an insult. If you have a
better generic term for all XML UI languages
(including XForms) please let me know.

  - Gerald

Gerald Bauer
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