About the Author
R. Allen Wyke, of Durham, North Carolina is vice president of Research and Development at the eMarketing solutions company Engage, where he works with product managers, product marketing, and engineering to help ensure that their products have the proper vision and direction in both online and offline worlds. He has also developed intranet Web pages for a leading telecommunications and networking company, as well as worked on several Internet sites.
Sean Michaels is a software engineer at Avesair, Inc. where he designs and implements next generation mobile commerce applications. He has been in the Internet space since 1994 and has a depth of experience in developing highly distributed fault tolerant applications. He has used Java, C++, and XML extensively over the years. Previously, he coauthored the Official Netscape ONE book and the Official Netscape Technologies Developer Guide from Netscape Press. Michaels holds a degree in Latin from Millsaps College in Jackson, MS and a degree in Computer Science from Mississippi College.
Table of ContentsIntroduction.
2. Details of the Language.
3. Programming Techniques.
Pattern Matching. Events and Event Handlers. Exceptions. Debugging. Moving On.
4. Client-Side Scripting.
Supporting Browsers and Their Issues. Extended Browser Functionality. Form Processing. Cookie Handling. Windows in Action. Dynamic Documents. XML-Based User Interface Language (XUL). Moving On.
6. Windows Scripting.
Windows Script Host. Windows Script Components. Remote Scripting. Moving On.
7. Core Language.