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Rapid Application Development with Mozilla™ by Nigel McFarlane

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Chapter 10. Windows and Panes

Only the most trivial of applications will fit a single window. Eventually, either part of the current window's content will need to be replaced, or a second window will be required. This chapter explains how to do both.

Some aspects of Mozilla are complicated; some aspects are simple. Working with windows is pretty simple. The tools available to XUL applications are much like the tools used in traditional Web development. If you've used the DOM method window.open() before, then this chapter will just be a review. Mozilla's XUL (and HTML) have a few new features to consider, but little described ...

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