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Re: exf:iterate ?

From: Mark Birbeck <mark.birbeck@x-port.net>
Date: Fri, 11 May 2007 11:09:46 -0600
Message-ID: <640dd5060705111009h647c2770n3debf05ec364cdaa@mail.gmail.com>
To: "David Landwehr" <david.landwehr@picoforms.com>
Cc: "Adrian Baker" <adrian@fastmail.net>, www-forms@w3.org

I agree, David. We have implemented all of your attributes, including
@iterate. :)

On 11/05/07, David Landwehr <david.landwehr@picoforms.com> wrote:
>
> I could not agree more and I found it a little strange that the working
> group did not adopt all the attributes. As far as I recall there was no
> particular reason that @iterate was dropped other than that the iterator
> description did not specify what happens when a node which it is
> iterating was deleted (however this could happen it other circumstances
> as well).
>
> Best regards,
> David Landwehr
>
> Adrian Baker skrev:
> > I'm suprised that there's no equivalent of the @exf:iterate attribute
> > (http://www.exforms.org/conditionals.html#id4484032) in XForms 1.1, to
> > go with the @while attribute.
> >
> > You can achieve the same thing with @while, but it's very cumbersome
> > because the context node doesn't change, so you need to initialise a
> > separate counter & manually increment it.
> >
> > Adrian
>
>
>
>


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