[Vm-dev] Passing parameters to a Squeaklet in Firefox on Solaris 10 - Solved Thanks!

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Wed Aug 30 22:20:54 UTC 2006

So, what was the problem? Parameter passing should work without  
special efforts.

- Bert -

Am 29.08.2006 um 23:02 schrieb Graham McLeod:

> Following earlier message below:
> Thanks anyway, our own efforts have yielded fruit and we solved he  
> problem today, so our application is up on Firefox/Solaris.
> Regards,
> Graham
> Hi all, and especially Bert Freudenberg and Andreas Wacknitz(Thanks  
> for
> prior help)
> We have managed with help of Bert and others in the community to  
> get as
> far as luanching our application as a Squeaklet in Firefox on Solaris
> 10. Thanks so far.
> We are now having difficulty passing parameters from the web page  
> to the
> Squeaklet.
> We have put them in the EMBED tag in the form:
> parameterName=ParameterValue or
> parameterName="ParameterValue" where the value contains anything like
> special characters or spaces.
> Our application retrieves parameters fine when they are listed in the
> OBJECT tag and the squeaklet is launched in IE on Windows. These are
> read from the Smalltalk dictionary.
> I would be very greatful is anyone has a code example of:
> a. A Firefox web page calling a Squeaklet with parameters
> b. The Smalltalk code inside the applet which retrieves these
> That is known to work on Firefox 1.5 and Solaris 10.
> Many Thanks in Advance.
> Best
> Graham

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