[Seaside] How would you re-write this code to hide/show content

Avi Bryant avi.bryant at gmail.com
Sat Jan 22 13:16:42 CET 2005

On Sat, 22 Jan 2005 04:06:06 -0800 (PST), Mike <me at mikehogan.net> wrote:
> Wow, thats pretty clever!  It took me some time to understand all
> the moving parts.
> One thing: Initially I did not add renderDiv2On and renderDiv3On
> methods, so I was not getting updates.  I modified
> WAStandardScripts to print out the contents of
> request.responseText, and I could then see that its a
> doesNotUnderstand debug page.  Makes sense.  So liveUpdate is
> swallowing debug pages.  Do you think this is correct?  Would it
> not be better if liveUpdate alerted the user if an exception page
> comes back, or just, more generally, if the regexp did not
> succeed?

Yes, it certainly would - probably what it should do is just replace
the body of the document with the resulting response.  If anyone wants
to submit a modification that does that, that would be great.


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