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From Upayavira ...@upaya.co.uk>
Subject Re: Table-less forms for your webapp
Date Mon, 28 Feb 2005 19:55:52 GMT
That would be fab, Helma.

Regards, Upayavira

Linden H van der (MI) wrote:
> As I've stumbled across this a few times already (and I'm not nearly as
> much into Cocoon as you guys), I know what you mean. I'll try and modify
> the current XSL code and put it in Bugzilla. 
> 
> Bye, Helma
> 
> 
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Ugo Cei [mailto:ugo@apache.org] 
>>Sent: Monday, 28 February 2005 16:13
>>To: Cocoon-Dev
>>Subject: Table-less forms for your webapp
>>
>>
>>I think this might be useful for CForms:
>>
>>http://raibledesigns.com/page/rd/20050226#table_less_forms_for_your
>>
>>Using CSS to control the layout of forms could be a big step in the 
>>direction of a better SoC for CForms. Presently, if you want 
>>to change 
>>the way fields are layed out in a form, you have to hack the 
>>sample XSL 
>>stylesheets, which amounts to forking them, with all the 
>>problems this 
>>brings. Or you can write your own, which is not better.
>>
>>Having layout in CSS means that you can change it without 
>>touching the 
>>XSLT and the sometimes complex logic it implements.
>>
>>This is just FYI. I have no time at the moment to look at this any 
>>deeper, unfortunately.
> 
> 


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