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Nesting of OPTGROUPs

From: Simon Hill <red_one@othersdietrying.com>
Date: Sun, 28 Sep 2003 23:42:46 +1000
To: html-w3c <www-html@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1064756566.3014.12.camel@whistler>

Currently, HTML 4 and XHTML 1.0 forbid the nesting of OPTGROUPs
<!ELEMENT OPTGROUP - - (OPTION)+ -- option group -->
But state:
Note. Implementors are advised that future versions of HTML may extend
the grouping mechanism to allow for nested groups (i.e., OPTGROUP
elements may nest). This will allow authors to represent a richer
hierarchy of choices.

Is this planned for XHTML 2? Does XForms 1.0 already allow nesting of
option groups?
Received on Sunday, 28 September 2003 09:43:04 UTC

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