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If you’re a web developer building sophisticated, user-friendly applications, you should be using Prototype. This reference gives you everything you need to use Prototype to its fullest.
powerful features, especially for working with Ajax and manipulating DOM elements. In many
by borrowing ideas from Ruby’s
Prototype can be downloaded from its web site, http://prototype.conio.net/.
This chapter organizes Prototype’s functionality into three major sections: Ajax Support
(wrappers for the
XMLHttpRequest object enabling easy two-way communication with ...