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Re: [svg-developers] Re: SVGt1.2: Text Box

From: ~:'' ありがとうございました。 <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2008 13:05:17 +0000
Message-Id: <216B3C6D-1BCE-4CDB-880F-8F2951AF97E8@btinternet.com>
Cc: "www-svg List" <www-svg@w3.org>, "Jim Ley" <jim@jibbering.com>, "Charles McCathieNevile" <chaals@opera.com>, public-webapi@w3.org
To: svg-developers@yahoogroups.com

it may be I misunderstood the spec, which in this case I had read...

the example given:

which is simple to understand does not provide anything similar to:
html form: action or method, which aywk do not require script.
  and it is in this sense that I feel the SVGt1.2 spec is not  

It may well be that I have missed some obvious implementation, in  
which case could a testcase please be provided in the specification?

kind regards

Jonathan Chetwynd


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On 17 Mar 2008, at 11:53, Erik Dahlström wrote:

Hi Jonathan,

On Mon, 17 Mar 2008 12:08:40 +0100, ~:'' ありがとうございま 
<j.chetwynd@btinternet.com> wrote:

 > SVGt1.2: Text Box
 > Would it be reasonable to expect SVG1.2t to provide a standard and
 > easy to implement means for the user to enter text?
 > cf: a form with textbox in html.

There is a way to get text editing capabilities without using
scripting[1]: just add an 'editable' attribute with the value  
'simple' to
any <text> or <textArea> element.

Or, if you wish to see a complete example, it's in the SVGT12 spec


[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/text.html#text-edit
[2] http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/examples/textArea02.svg

Erik Dahlstrom, Core Technology Developer, Opera Software
Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
Personal blog: http://my.opera.com/macdev_ed

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