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[whatwg] Suggestion: Implementation of Tabbed Forms

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2004 12:55:27 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0407131254360.2103@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Wed, 14 Jul 2004, Matthew Thomas wrote:
>
> A login page and a game board view would be mutually exclusive, but
> that's not an example that could be presented as tabs, because
> preventing people from navigating between tabs just by clicking on them
> is verboten.
>
> Conversely, you could present the game board and the high scores page as
> tabs, but they're not intrinsically mutually exclusive, because you
> could present them another way that allowed them to be visible
> simultaneously (as Minesweeper does, for example).

Uh, I never mentioned tabs. I was explaining what "mutually exclusive
sections" meant.

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