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Re: Posting XML

From: Dave Hodder <dmh@dmh.org.uk>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 18:44:11 +0000
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020117184411.A318@dmh.org.uk>
On Thu, Jan 17, 2002 at 09:05:27AM -0200, Flavio Eduardo de Córdova wrote:
> Hi, people...
> 
>     I'm not that expert on HTML but I think it's not possible to browsers
> post form data in XML format, unless you have scripts to do that, right ?
> Wouldn't it be useful if you were able to specify an ENCTYPE like
> "text/xml", for example, to post data ?

The next generation of web forms will express their contents as XML
instance data.  They are known as XForms -- for more information, see
<http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Forms/>.

HTH,

Dave
Received on Thursday, 17 January 2002 13:42:57 GMT

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