Re: Cougar: ideas for <A>,<INPUT>

Arnoud (galactus@stack.urc.tue.nl)
Wed, 31 Jul 1996 20:12:01 +0200


From: galactus@stack.urc.tue.nl (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Cougar: ideas for <A>,<INPUT>
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 1996 20:12:01 +0200
Message-ID: <xH6/x4uYOdEC089yn@stack.urc.tue.nl>

In article <9607301151.ZM3109@gaia.ckm.ucsf.edu>,
"Marc Salomon" <marc@ckm.ucsf.edu> wrote:
> Nested forms, form submission inheritance and DEPENDS that you mention might
> work interestingly together.  But I believe that there would need to be some
> more complex dependency logic involved in DEPENDS than checking the selection
> of a checkbox or radio button...you'd need to account for selected OPTIONS etc.

Well, that's why I use the ID attribute. The DEPENDS attribute could
take a comma-separated list of IDs, each of which identify a particular
form element. According to the specs, each ID should be unique for the
document, so there would be no conflicts like you'd get with NAME.

Galactus

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