Re: XForms: text objects

Steve Lamont (
Thu, 28 May 98 14:23:03 PDT

# To subscribers of the xforms list from (Steve Lamont) :

> When a user enters an input field.. its corresponding callback is
> defaulted to be executed when the user LEAVES the field (ie: the user
> press's TAB or whatever).
> What I want is to display, in a text box, instructions for the user
> telling him what to type in. I want this to happen when he ENTERS the
> field..

This is different than what you originally asked.

Use a preemptive handler (prehandler). Select on FL_ENTER and
FL_LEAVE and post the appropriate thing to the label given the event
and/or the object.

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