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Re: Inserting attributes from one instance to another

From: Winona Salesky <wsalesky@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Oct 2009 16:22:17 -0400
Message-ID: <8ee07d540910231322i2d2a1cear6a2663dedc7064ac@mail.gmail.com>
To: John Boyer <boyerj@ca.ibm.com>
Cc: www-forms@w3.org
Thanks for the update.
-Winona

On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 2:49 PM, John Boyer <boyerj@ca.ibm.com> wrote:

>
> Hi Winona,
>
> FWIW, in answer to the question "is this supported", your syntax does
> follow the pattern described in appendix B.4:
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xforms11/#data-mutation-patterns-set-attribute
>
> Cheers,
> John M. Boyer, Ph.D.
> STSM, Interactive Documents and Web 2.0 Applications
> Chair, W3C Forms Working Group
> Workplace, Portal and Collaboration Software
> IBM Victoria Software Lab
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>  From: Aaron Reed <aaronr@us.ibm.com> To: www-forms@w3.org Date: 10/23/2009
> 11:43 AM Subject: Re: Inserting attributes from one instance to another
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>
>
> It seems like a bug in our code.  At least I could recreate your issue
> with a testcase that I think is valid (fails in our code, works in
> Orbeon).  I opened a bug on it ->
> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=524164
>
> --Aaron
>
>
> Winona Salesky wrote:
> > Sorry, that is just a cut and past issue. This code works in Orbeon, and
> > I believe it used to work with the firefox extension, but I'm not sure
> > when it stopped working.
> > -Winon
> >
> > On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 8:55 AM, Charles F Wiecha <wiecha@us.ibm.com
> > <mailto:wiecha@us.ibm.com <wiecha@us.ibm.com>>> wrote:
>
> >
> >     Do you have an extra blank in your context xpath or is that just a
> >     cut&paste issue? Charlie Wiecha
> >
> >
> >     Inactive hide details for Winona Salesky ---10/23/2009 08:11:13
> >     AM---I've been using the firefox extntion for a while and you Winona
> >     Salesky ---10/23/2009 08:11:13 AM---I've been using the firefox
> >     extntion for a while and you used to be able to insert attributes
> from
> >
> >
> >     From:
> >     Winona Salesky <wsalesky@gmail.com <mailto:wsalesky@gmail.com<wsalesky@gmail.com>
> >>
> >
> >     To:
> >     www-forms@w3.org <mailto:www-forms@w3.org <www-forms@w3.org>>
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> >
> >     Date:
> >     10/23/2009 08:11 AM
> >
> >     Subject:
> >     Inserting attributes from one instance to another
> >
> >     Sent by:
> >     www-forms-request@w3.org <mailto:www-forms-request@w3.org<www-forms-request@w3.org>
> >
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> >
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> >
> >
> >     I've been using the firefox extntion for a while  and you used to be
> >     able to insert attributes from one instance to another using the
> >     following syntax:
> >      <xforms:trigger appearance="minimal" ref="self::node()[not(@type)]">
> >         <xforms:label>Add type</xforms:label>
> >          <xforms:insert ev:event="DOMActivate"
> >     context="instance('metadata')//mods:mods/
> >     mods:titleInfo[index('titleInfo')]"
> >                origin="instance('template')/mods:titleInfo/@type"/>
> >     </xforms:trigger>
> >
> >
> >     This does not appear to work anymore, is my syntax wrong, or is this
> >     no longer supported?
> >
> >     Thanks.
> >
> >     -Winona
> >
> >
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