Re: grayed out/conditional form selections

>I was wondering if there are any ideas/plans to implement
>grayed out/conditional forms. I went through the FAQ and searched
>through the list archives for keywords that seemed relevant but
>there seems to be no mention of this.
>What I was thinking of is something like this:
><P><input name="gender" type=radio value="male"> Male <P>
><CONDITIONAL "gender"="male">
>   We have a fine selection of ties for the well dressed man.
>   What kind would you be interested in ?<p>
>   <input name="tietype" type=checkbox value="flashy"> Look at me!<p>
>   <input name="tietype" type=checkbox value="subdued"> Subdued.<p>


This is very similar to something I suggested a couple of months ago -
"nested" forms.  This would give a sort of pull-right menu capability
to the FORMS interface, which would make pseudo-GUI construction very

Simon Cox

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