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How to change the order of repeat-items?

From: T. V. Raman <tvraman@us.ibm.com>
Date: Fri, 8 Apr 2005 14:16:50 -0700
Message-ID: <16982.62658.301619.902332@bubbles.almaden.ibm.com>
To: suzan.foster@nerocmediaware.nl
Cc: www-forms@w3.org

This is a good question.

You would need to rearrange the instance nodes, and the easiest
way to do this would be via an xpath extension function that
performs the sort 

>>>>> "Suzan" == Suzan Foster <suzan.foster@nerocmediaware.nl> writes:
    Suzan> How do you change the order of repeat-items? I am
    Suzan> developing an application which often needs to reorder
    Suzan> a sequence, and I can't see any way of doing this with
    Suzan> actions. Do I need to use scripting for this, and has
    Suzan> anyone a good example of using scripting in xforms?
    Suzan> Also, how do I insert an xml fragment into a repeat
    Suzan> which is empty? As soon as I remove the last item in a
    Suzan> repeat the insert doesn't work any more. I am using
    Suzan> Netscape's IE plugin, xform document attached.
    Suzan> Regards, Suzan Foster.

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