[Seaside] (New) tree widget in Seaside

Lukas Renggli renggli at gmail.com
Fri Feb 26 10:45:29 UTC 2010

> In jsTree (for example) it is much easier for users to use drag&drop
> properly, but:
> - jsTree is based on jQuery
> - if you want to use jsTree and Prototype based stuff on the same web
> page you probably have to use jQuery.noConflict() and patch the complete
> jsQuery library (?)

jQuery patches itself when you call noConflict. It is just that this
might break some external jQuery plugins that do not stick with the
coding guidelines.

> - you once again have the the problem that parts of jsQuery are
> organized in sub folders.

Yeah, this is a known problem:

> Maybe it is also time to renovate the WAFileLibrary in order to support
> (virtual) paths and sub folder structures and move away from keeping the
> filename in the method name (which was a nice idea for starters) but
> inside some other structure (in VisualWorks we can use pragmas but AFAIK
> there is nothing comparable in Squeak/Pharo?).

Pragmas are supported by all Smalltalk implementations nowadays.


Lukas Renggli

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