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Re: The select element

From: Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:36:07 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAc0PEVXmxBq73+BADjeA5T49idNtn9mOU2-QAxOFTNxx8+0Cg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
Cc: "public-xformsusers@w3.org" <public-xformsusers@w3.org>
Yes, especially since actually using an enumerated datatype requires
importing/embedding an XML Schema so is not exactly lightweight.

-Erik

On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 3:18 AM, Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
wrote:

> https://www.w3.org/community/xformsusers/wiki/XForms_2.0#The
> _select_Element
>
> "The datatype bound to this form control may include a non-enumerated
> value space, e.g., xs:string, or a union of an enumeration and a
> non-enumerated datatype (called an open enumeration). In this case, control
> select may have attribute selection="open". "
>
> Do we agree on this?
>
> Frankly I don't see why we couldn't allow "open" on a string data type
> (modulo the space problem).
>
> Steven
>
>
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