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Easy Web Development with WaveMaker by Edward Callahan

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Getting comfortable with the JavaScript client

The client is a JavaScript client that runs in a modern browser. This means that most of the client, the HTML and DOM nodes that the browser interfaces with specifically, are created by JavaScript at runtime. The application is styled using CSS, and we can use HTML in our applications. However, we don't use HTML to define buttons and forms. Instead, we define components, such as widgets, and set their properties. These component class names and properties are used as arguments to functions that create DOM nodes for us.

Dojo Toolkit

To do this, WaveMaker uses the Dojo Toolkit, http://dojotoolkit.org/. Dojo, as it is generally referred to, is a modular, cross-browser, JavaScript framework with three sections. ...

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