Friday, June 10th, 2005

JavaScript Drag-and-Drop extension for Prototype

Category: JavaScript, Library, Prototype, Ruby

Thomas Fuchs has released a Drag-and-Drop extension for Prototype. Generic drag-and-drop Any element can be declared draggable and/or a drop target Callbacks (onDrop, onHover) Integrated CSS class change to add class drophover if hovering over a possible drop-target Constraints (drag only vertically or horizontally) Uses the Effect2 library for transparency and snap-back visual effects Sortable Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 12:14 am
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3.7 rating from 90 votes

Monday, May 9th, 2005

Ajax Summit: Sam Stephenson, Prototype

Category: Ajax, Prototype

The Rails flow continues. Sam Stephenson wrote Prototype, which is the JavaScript library that Rails uses to get its Ajax work done. (Although, it isn’t just for Rails, DHH says that there is even a CPAN module to spit out the same Prototype code). It is a very pragmatic approach, that doesn’t try to add Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 5:27 pm

3.4 rating from 7 votes