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Subject: RE: xForms, the promise for the future?
Thread ID: 50835 Message ID: 50870 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
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Date: Monday, September 06, 2004 5:06:54 PM         
   


> This weekend I did quite some reading on xForms (http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Forms/)
> If this is going to work out well (which I expect to happen) then this would place vfp developers in a great position.
>
> xForms are meant to provide a way to do the basic validation of webforms on the browser itself, saving you a roundtrip to the server and back.
> Imagine this:
>
> You have a form with all the logic implemented in some way.
> Next what you do is run a tool like xformGen (not available but I can imagine somebody creating it) and you have a form for the web that mostly acts the same as the desktop form.
>
> By all means, take this advise:
> Tie yourself to the chair first.
> Then browse to the above link.
> Start reading.
>
> The reason to tie yourself to the chair first is that the information is so good that you might jump a giant hole in your ceiling . (fortunately my wife could prevent me from doing that.)

How?? Was she holding you to the chair or sitting on your lap??

>
> Boudewijn LutgeĀ®ink
> There are 10 types of people: Those that do understand binary calculations and those that do not.


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xForms, the promise for the future? Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 9/6/2004 1:38:05 PM
RE: xForms, the promise for the future? Posted by Wild Fire @ 9/6/2004 2:15:37 PM
RE: xForms, the promise for the future? Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 9/6/2004 2:22:08 PM
RE: xForms, the promise for the future? Posted by Wild Fire @ 9/7/2004 3:56:53 AM
RE: xForms, the promise for the future? Posted by Benny Thomas @ 9/6/2004 5:06:54 PM
RE: xForms, the promise for the future? Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 9/6/2004 5:13:58 PM