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New blog post: "How the new Form Builder Appearance Selector Works"

From: Erik Bruchez <erik@bruchez.org>
Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:21:39 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAc0PEVWnd0QcWznGs-5aRSxo28ODp0eJxuKvE_bu=hX1wuJHQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "public-xformsusers@w3.org" <public-xformsusers@w3.org>

The following blog post we wrote last week describes a new feature in
Orbeon Forms, but this use of appearances combined with custom controls
bound declaratively via CSS selectors shows great flexibility and has
implications beyond XForms:


I think that the generalized notion of "appearance" is one of the great
contributions of XForms. Frameworks like Google's Polymer, based on Web
components, could benefit from embracing this notion.


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