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RE: Should instance element be optional?

From: David E. Cleary <davec@progress.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2002 09:29:42 -0500
To: <werner.donne@re.be>, <www-forms@w3.org>
> According to the schema for XForms it is not necessary to have an
> instance element in the
> model. How can the form then be bootstrapped? The instance data
> would be empty after
> initialisation and the only action I have found that can create
> new elements is insert. That
> action, however, needs elements in the instance element to copy
> to the instance data.

The instance data can be syntysised based on the UI bindings. I.E., you have
5 text boxes. Your instance is:


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