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Re: <tabgroup> and <tab>

From: Steven Pemberton <Steven.Pemberton@cwi.nl>
Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2005 11:19:33 +0200
To: Shankar <umailedit@yahoo.com>, www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.sr5divs5smjzpq@r600.lan>

Thanks for your suggestion.

In fact there are already facilities to support this use case in XHTML2,  
using <switch> and <case> from XForms. Watch for a second installment of  
XForms for HTML Authors*, which will handle this case.

* part 1 is at:
http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Forms/2003/xforms-for-html-authors.html

Best wishes,

Steven Pemberton

On Sun, 05 Jun 2005 07:12:02 +0200, Shankar <umailedit@yahoo.com> wrote:

>
>
>
> Hi,
>
> Organizing web pages will be easy if there is a <tabgroup> and <tab>  
> elements defined in html.
>
> I use such an extension to html in my accounting software that uses html  
> for display of accounting data.
>
> See: http://www.dhanalakshmi.org/
>
> the order that I propose is
>
> <tabgroup><tab name="example 1">.... other html ...
>
> </tab>
>
> <tab name="example 2">... other html...
>
> </tab>
>
> </tabgroup>
>
> Tab groups can be nested inside tabs.
>
> Would you consider adding such elements in a future html standard?
>
> Thank you,
>
> Shankar
>
>
>
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