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Have you heard of XForms? (http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Forms/)
It is a W3C rec that sets out how to bind arbitrary XML instances to Web
forms. At the moment you need either a plugin, or server side transform to
be able to use XForms on the web. I should take a look before you go any
further with your project, you might find it useful.
All the best
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> From: "Ed Lai" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2004 08:06:24 -0800 (PST)
> To: <email@example.com>
> Subject: [xml-dev] transforming between XML data and HTML form
> I have been thinking lately, if we can generate a HTML
> form from any XML data, then we can get a low end
> web-based XML editor. It would not have too much
> functionalies but it can be improved later. I search
> around in the web and find that while there are quite
> a few discussions in that direction, nobody seems to
> take shortest direct path between the two.
> So despite my lack of experience in web programming, I
> made a proof of concept implementation. I can see that
> there is a lot of potential. In fact there are so many
> paths I can take, I like to hear some comments first.
> My work is on this site:
> And for a completely bare bone approach, look at this
> XML file from IE6 (would not work with mozilla.)
> Ed Lai
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