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RE: Handle XForms Submit whith XmlHttpRequest

From: Klotz, Leigh <Leigh.Klotz@xerox.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Jul 2006 15:04:06 -0700
Message-ID: <E254B0A7E0268949ABFE5EA97B7D0CF402029059@usa7061ms01.na.xerox.net>
To: "Landry DEFO KUATE" <defolandry@yahoo.fr>, <www-forms@w3.org>

May I suggest you try the example from John Kugelman in FormFaces, Orbeon, and Chiba, and see which meets your needs best?
As far as I can tell, these 3 are the closest to your needs.
Good luck,

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From: www-forms-request@w3.org [mailto:www-forms-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Landry DEFO KUATE
Sent: Thursday, July 06, 2006 7:07 AM
To: www-forms@w3.org
Subject: RE: Handle XForms Submit whith XmlHttpRequest

Can some one point me an example please!

-----Message d'origine-----
De : Erik Bruchez [mailto:ebruchez@gmail.com] De la part de Erik Bruchez
Envoyé : jeudi 6 juillet 2006 14:05
À : www-forms@w3.org
Cc : Landry DEFO KUATE; Fritz_Schenk@Countrywide.Com
Objet : Re: Handle XForms Submit whith XmlHttpRequest

Landry DEFO KUATE wrote:

 > I can't use Xforms because with Xforms, when you click a submit for
 > example, the submission object will built the http request and send
 > it to server. Next, the browser will handle server response and show
 > it in the page (roundtrip).

This is incorrect, as pointed out by other posters.

 > The matter with this is that I have more forms and other information
 > on the page and I just want to refresh the appropriate area that
 > contains the form that was submit.

This is something XForms allows you to do.

 > I am thinking of using a listner on te submission and cancel the
 > submission onsubmit event.
 > Il place, I will user a <xforms:setvalue value="handlerequest(.)"/>
 > that will call a generic JavaScript function. This function have to
 > do the same responsibility the submission will do, but by usin an
 > XmlHttpRequest object. Then, this function will refresh the div that
 > contains Xforms form with return data.

 > I want to know if this solution is smart and realistic and if
 > somebody have deal with this in the past.

I believe you can do all this with pure XForms :-)


Orbeon - XForms Everywhere:


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