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Re: Backwards Compatibility - XForms

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Sat, 02 Apr 2005 14:30:17 +0200
Message-ID: <424E9059.9040601@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Dustin <gohankid77@gmail.com>
CC: W3C Mailing Archives <www-html@w3.org>

Dustin wrote:
> You can actually. If you embed it in an XHTML document and reference the 
> namespace, you can use XForms in your XHTML document. However, there _would_ 
> need to be a way for a UA to determine if XForms or HTML Forms will be used. 
> This would be an XHTML issue though, not an XForms issue. Scripting could be 
> used to achieve the desired effect, but XHTML2 is trying to focus more on 
> client-side validation without scripting. Perhaps a 'noforms' element would 
> be a welcome addition? (bad name for an element, I know) ^_^

I think the W3C needs to develop some kind of namespace accept header.

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 2 April 2005 12:30:06 UTC

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