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Re: New To Do Lists example online

From: Jason Eacott <jeacott@hardlight.com.au>
Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2005 06:30:00 +1030
To: Erik Bruchez <erik@bruchez.org>
Cc: www-forms@w3.org
Message-ID: <4369AE68.30101.6F3EAC1@localhost>

Looks great - does nothing :(
using IE5.5 nothing I click on the form has any effect - submissions are made 
- sometimes, but still nothing changes.
sorry - this implementation isnt generic enough for me maybe too much 
javascript or something, but google's ajax toys work for me!
Think I'll stick with the non-superdooper ajaxed chiba xforms implementation 
for now.

also - on another note,
I'm with Elliotte, If you've gotta have another plugin, then its probably too hard.

regards
Jason.


Date sent:      	Tue, 01 Nov 2005 14:03:33 +0100
From:           	Erik Bruchez <erik@bruchez.org>
To:             	www-forms@w3.org
Subject:        	New To Do Lists example online
Forwarded by:   	www-forms@w3.org
Date forwarded: 	Tue, 01 Nov 2005 13:03:50 +0000

> 
> All,
> 
> I thought I would point to a new example that we developped. It
> implements a dynamic user interface for To Do lists done 100% with
> XForms, on top of the open-source-Ajax-enabled OPS XForms engine. Go
> try it out here (it works with stock Firefox and IE):
> 
>    http://www.orbeon.com/ops/goto-example/xforms-todo
> 
> This example illustrates many cool XForms features, such as:
> 
>    o Nested xforms:repeat
> 
>    o Use of "relevant" for conditional display of controls
> 
>    o Typing which allows for automatic formatting of dates
> 
>    o Use of xforms:submission with instance="replace", here to call a
>      service able to format an XML document into HTML.
> 
>    o Use of multiple instances
> 
>    o Use of xforms:setfocus and xforms:setindex
> 
> The formatted source code of the page is available here:
> 
>    http://www.orbeon.com/ops/goto-source/xforms-todo/view.xhtml
> 
> Constructive feedback is always appreciated!
> 
> Enjoy,
> 
> -Erik
> 
> Note #1: There is no persistence: it's just a UI demo for now.
> 
> Note #2: We plan for the OPS XForms engine to support Opera and Safari
> in the future. Like with all Ajax-based software, there is some
> compatibility work to do to get there, but all modern browsers will be
> supported at some point. Contrary to most Ajax-based development
> however, the developers of OPS are taking care of cross-browser
> compatibility, while you concentrate on writing your application with
> XForms.
> 
> Note #3: We are still working on performance (the software is in beta
> after all).
> 
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