Category: "Dojo"

PHP 5.1 JSON

If you need the JSON support functions json_encode and json_decode, but your server is not running PHP 5.2+, consider using the Zend framework. One of the nicest things about the JSON support is that it will use json_encode and json_decode if they are… more »

Comments - Etiquette

Comments are added to code to assist the reader in understanding the code. The following guidelines should be observed: Comments should not be written to editorialize or entertain. Sarcasm should not be in comments. Questions can be placed in com… more »

RIA server filesystem architecture

The /opt directory can be used to store shared components, as follows: /opt/os - All open source components /dojo - http://dojotoolkit.org - and other javascript libraries /Smarty - http://smarty.net - template engine /Zend - http://framework.z… more »

No More Flat Pages

Building a complex application requires creative use of the page space. At a certain point the page is full, and additional content/options/functionality must be integrated with innovative approaches. Dialog or popup boxes are extremely effective f… more »

Half JAX

AJAX can be implemented in many different ways. Options: Place all the interface logic on the client side, and have the server act only as backend functionality. For a complex application, this method may be prohibitively difficult. The overhea… more »