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Re: load and submit

From: Joern Turner <joern.turner@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2012 11:39:50 +0200
Message-ID: <CALTdk8asuAnisgRiBqL8w6mArDNmzrDh=U5vWy3Fwq3xqQkWvg@mail.gmail.com>
To: "C. M. Sperberg-McQueen" <cmsmcq@blackmesatech.com>
Cc: www-forms@w3.org
Hi,

On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 4:44 AM, C. M. Sperberg-McQueen
<cmsmcq@blackmesatech.com> wrote:
> From time to time I find myself wishing I could submit an
> instance to the server and have the result returned by
> the server opened in a new window.  This appears to be
> a kind of cross between a submit and a load -- but the
> only way I can see to achieve this is to pass the instance
> data long as query parameters on a GET request, which
> doesn't work very well for non-trivial instances.
>
> Is there a way to achieve this behavior, or am I wishing
> for the impossible?
We have added such an extension to bettterFORM so it's definitely
possible. And i also remember having proposed that on this list before
and that it has been discussed by the WG but i don't remember at the
moment what the outcome was.

Joern
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