Re: Standards development (was HTML forms)

2000-03-31 Thread Valdis . Kletnieks
On Thu, 30 Mar 2000 23:05:01 PST, Walter Ian Kaye [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: And to do so does not necessarily require building an entire browser. Since the input "widget" is just one part of a page, you only need to prototype that one widget. You can do it in any RAD environment. Make a

RE: Standards development (was HTML forms)

2000-03-31 Thread James P. Salsman
Jony, Thanks for your message: In my experience, the proper way to develop standards is to begin with a private implementation. Private? Anyone is welcome to my Mozilla mods if they will try to port them to Gecko. Most browsers already implement file upload. The only difficulty is in

RE: Standards development (was HTML forms)

2000-03-30 Thread Jonathan Rosenne
In my experience, the proper way to develop standards is to begin with a private implementation. Only with practical experience can sufficient understanding be achieved to enable the writing of a good standard. Nearly all prevalent standards have followed this course, including HTML. An example