Thursday, February 28th, 2008

pQuery where p = Perl

Category: jQuery, Perl

We have talked about a pQuery before, which was a PHP port of jQuery. Now we have a new pQuery for the Perl community: pQuery is a pragmatic attempt to port the jQuery JavaScript framework to Perl. It is pragmatic in the sense that it switches certain JavaScript idioms for Perl ones, in order to Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:28 am

3.2 rating from 62 votes

Tuesday, October 16th, 2007

IWL: A Perl widget library for the web

Category: JavaScript, Library, Perl

Viktor Kojouharov was sick of constantly having html code snippets inside his perl code. He was seeing too many projects where the code was a messy mixture of perl, html, and in some places, javascript. Since he is familiar with the Gtk+ toolkit he decided to make something similar targeted for the Web. He ended Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 12:37 am

3.1 rating from 21 votes

Tuesday, March 21st, 2006

WEBoggle – Ajax Multiplayer Boggle

Category: Ajax, Games, Perl

In this post on the Ajax Magazine blog, there’s mention of WEBoggle, an Ajax-enabled web-based multiplayer game of Boggle. WEBoggle is a web-based Multiplayer Boggle Game where you can play and have fun, but the website was already down this morning the second time I check it to write about it. The game is too Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 8:50 am

4 rating from 35 votes

Friday, March 3rd, 2006 – Using Ajax from Perl

Category: Ajax, Perl

From the O’Reilly site, there’s a new article talking about a simple, quick way to enable Ajax usage inside of Perl, with the help of a module from CPAN. If you’re even remotely connected to web development, you can’t have failed to have heard of Ajax at some point in the last year. It Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 8:01 am

3.6 rating from 35 votes

Wednesday, February 15th, 2006

Ajax Agent: Open Source Ajax Toolkit

Category: JavaScript, Library, Perl, PHP, Toolkit

Ajax Agent is another Ajax toolkit/library/framework created by some old Ajax pro’s (the Lead Architect behind Onepage Portal Server (now Sybase Enterprise Portal) & one of the core engineers behind the Content Express For Microsoft Commerce Server). Their aim is to make Ajax work as simple as possible. The PHP version offers three steps to Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:37 am

4.5 rating from 68 votes

Saturday, November 5th, 2005

File uploads with live progress bar in a simple perl script

Category: Perl, Toolkit

Encodable Industries has released a nice, simple Ajax upload component with a live progress bar. Its a single perl script that can be dropped into any web server with CGI support. Features include max upload size, security via password protection, the real time progress bar, and display of time remaining and elapsed. You can view Read the rest…

Posted by Rob Sanheim at 10:05 pm

3.7 rating from 14 votes

Thursday, September 1st, 2005

Catalyst: Ajaxian Perl Framework

Category: Perl, Screencast

Catalyst is a framework that is trying to do for Perl, what Rails has done for Ruby. You can view screencast movies, including one which walks you through creating an auto complete piece of Ajax

Posted by Dion Almaer at 11:00 am
1 Comment

4.7 rating from 15 votes

Tuesday, July 26th, 2005

JavaScript Archive Network: The CPAN for JS

Category: Editorial, Perl

One of the great gems of Perl is CPAN. Rael noticed that some Perl hackers are jumping into some JavaScript code, and built JSAN, a place to find comprehensive information on JavaScript libraries. As Rael says… The most interesting find in the archive thus far has to be JSAN library itself, allowing scripters to import Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 11:49 am
1 Comment

4.5 rating from 12 votes