Re: Idea for new form input type

Reed Wade (
Fri, 25 Feb 1994 10:34:44 --100

>How do you imagine this appearing to users?
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I think it could be dangerous to think too much about appearance
at this point. File input is clearly useful for a number of reasons
so it seems reasonable to make it a special type of form input.
Wedging it into the TEXTAREA input sounds like trouble.

I'd like to suggest 2 more requirements-
* allow the user to submit an arbitrary number of files
* preservation of the original file name, when possible

Imagine you want to provide access to a c++ compiler
or something odd like that via www.


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