[development] replace drupal.js with prototype.js?

neil at civicspacelabs.org neil at civicspacelabs.org
Tue Nov 15 18:19:33 UTC 2005

On Tue, Nov 15, 2005 at 01:41:30PM +0100, Tim Altman wrote:
> On Tue, 15 Nov 2005 13:21:54 +0100, Ber Kessels <ber at webschuur.com> wrote:
> >I have very small knowledge of Js so I cannot comment on the quality of  
> >prototype.
> >
> >However, standing on the shoulders of giants is always a good idea.  
> >Better then building your own tower to get that high :)
> >
> >So im all for this.
> Are we risking the possibility of running into problems like we did with  
> the third-party xmlrpc library we used?  I know this isn't PHP code, so  
> there shouldn't be any exploits, but are there other issues we should keep  
> in mind?

The biggest problem I've seen so far with JavaScript is leaking memory.

Neil Drumm

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