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Re: Will XHTML2 require scripting turned on? XForms

From: Jacques Steyn <Jacques.Steyn@infotech.monash.edu>
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2007 11:09:30 +0200
Message-ID: <4603994A.6010406@infotech.monash.edu>
Cc: www-html@w3.org

I agree with Andrea that content and behaviour should be separated.

But this raises an interesting question on XForms, which requires 
scripting, and by implication Scripts then need to be turned on.

I am not aware of any browser that supports XForms *natively* - anyone 
suggest one?


Lachlan Hunt wrote:

>
> Jasper Magick wrote:
>
>> When viewing this page http://w3future.com/weblog/gems/xhtml2.xml in 
>> order for it to display correctly I had to enable JavaScript in my 
>> browser (eventhough there isn't a single script/handler tag on that 
>> page).
>
>
> Browsers do not have native support for XHTML2 (mainstream browsers 
> probably never will).  That page uses script to simulate some of the 
> proposed features in XHTML2.
>
> See
> http://w3future.com/weblog/gems/xhtml2.css
>
> *[href] {
>   ...
>   -moz-binding:url(xhtml2.xbl.xml#link);
> }
>
> And
>
> http://w3future.com/weblog/gems/xhtml2.xbl.xml
>

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