W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-forms@w3.org > March 2005

Re: alert panels/relevent controls/etc css-dependent?

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2005 08:58:30 +0100
Message-ID: <423695A6.8050809@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Mike Kienenberger <mkienenb@alaska.net>
CC: www-forms@w3.org

Mike Kienenberger wrote:
> I'm noticing under FormPlayer that validation alert panels, relevant 
> controls, and such, all seem to be css-dependent.   Ie, with no css defined 
> (or probably in my case, bad css), validation errors do not appear nor do 
> non-relevant controls disappear.  Yet if I reference the FormPlayer main.css 
> file, everything works quite well.
> Is this generally true for XForms browsers, or implementation-dependent?

I hope the latter, otherwise XForms wouldn't really be accessible. In 
visual UAs you can implement such things using a UA stylesheet, however, 
requiring an additional stylesheet from the author in order to make sure 
the end user sees the right things sounds "stupid".

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 15 March 2005 07:59:01 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:36:14 UTC