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Re: xforms:choose/if?

From: Alexander Anokhin <ava@vaz.ru>
Date: Fri, 01 Apr 2005 11:23:32 +0500
Message-ID: <424CE8E4.3000208@vaz.ru>
To: Mark Birbeck <mark.birbeck@x-port.net>
CC: www-forms@w3.org

Mark Birbeck:
> Alexander,
> The only way you can do this *today* is with a little bit of script (see
> below).
> For the future, some work has been done in XML Events 2 to provide
> conditional event handlers, which would do pretty much what you want...

If someone interested in, the way i choose to realize such thing (thanx 
to Giovanni Motta for idea)

I've made an additional instance wich is contains one copy of 
"count_result" for every condition, like this:
<xforms:instance id="choose">
   <data xmlns="">

...add binds and event handlers:

<xforms:bind id="eq0_bind" nodeset="instance('choose')/eq0" 
constraint="not(. = '0') or . = ''"/>
<xforms:bind id="eq1_bind" nodeset="instance('choose')/eq1" 
constraint="not(. = '1') or . = ''"/>
<xforms:bind id="gt1_bind" nodeset="instance('choose')/gt1" 
constraint="not(. &gt; '1') or . = ''"/>

<xforms:action ev:event="eq0_event">
   <xforms:message level="modal">eq0</xforms:message>

<xforms:action ev:event="eq1_event">
   <xforms:message level="modal">eq1</xforms:message>

<xforms:action ev:event="changed3">
   <xforms:message level="modal">gt1</xforms:message>

Finally the hidden controls for dispatch "xforms-invalid" event:

<xforms:input bind="eq0_bind" style="display:none;">
     <xforms:dispatch ev:event="xforms-invalid" name="eq0_event" 

<xforms:input bind="eq1_bind" style="display:none;">
     <xforms:dispatch ev:event="xforms-invalid" name="eq1_event" 

<xforms:input bind="gt1_bind" style="display:none;">
     <xforms:dispatch ev:event="xforms-invalid" name="gt1_event" 

surely works on FormsPlayer 1.3.

Alexander Anokhin
email: ava@vaz.ru
icq: 123275798
Received on Friday, 1 April 2005 06:24:50 UTC

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