[development] Forms.module for 4.7

Owen Barton drupal at grugnog.com
Wed Feb 22 12:51:17 UTC 2006

On Wed, 2006-02-22 at 10:07 +0100, Bèr Kessels wrote:
> And even if this is a supplement, a contrib, a layer of icing. How hard is it 
> to develop it right? To develop it standards compliant and degrading? If the 
> answer is "too hard", then we are either too lazy, or not yet up to the task 
> of developing JS interfaces.

As much as I agree with people that we need to friendlify the
CCK/Views/Workflow interfaces to make them grep-able (and to fit on the
screen) I think I agree with you here.

The first step is to build a plain but functional XHTML/CSS interface
and then add javascript on top. Sure we should wireframe the ideal
interface first, but if we aim for javascript first, rather then the
XHTML/CSS 'middle stage' then I think that will lead to poor

Among the obvious problems with locking users out of the site it could
mean that organizations with US federal government funding could not use

Just my 2c.
- Owen

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