[whatwg] Web Forms 2.0 Substantive - Selecting Repetition Blocks

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Tue Jun 22 08:08:08 PDT 2004

On Tue, 15 Jun 2004, fantasai wrote:
> If the repetition block contains a checkbox control (<input type="checkbox">)
> that has a 'template' attribute whose value is the ID of repetition block's
> template, then the repetition block is selected.
> If a (re)move button is activated, and it is associated with a template by
> its template attribute and not by containment in one of the template's
> repetition blocks, then it triggers the (re)moving action on all the
> template's selected repetition blocks, in document order.

That doesn't really seem like good UI to me. I really would like to solve
the row selection problem using a more generic solution that is unrelated
to templates.

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