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Re: AJAX vs. Xforms

From: Eric S. Fisher <efisher@fsystems.com>
Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2005 07:10:57 -0500
To: jeacott@hardlight.com.au
Cc: www-forms@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.szw74jv8tdhxwl@smtp.charter.net>


You're right of course.  And the issue I was hoping to raise is that the  
decision about such things as email addresses in client forms is a  
security policy decision, not a technology one.  I can imagine scenarios  
where the security of the email address in a rich client application is  
not an issue.


On Mon, 07 Nov 2005 19:36:02 -0500, Jason Eacott  
<jeacott@hardlight.com.au> wrote:

> Thanks Eric,
> 	I wasn't arguing that securing an email address wasn't possible at all,
> just that its not possible with Pure client Xform. After all, you have  
> all those
> nice Xforms tools available to send emails etc, its a shame not to be  
> able to
> use them. If you  are creating such functionality on the server then for  
> many
> basic forms you might as well use a plain old html form. seems a waste to
> me.

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