[nycphp-talk] jQuery (Was: PHP hosting and standard tool-chain for newbie?)

Chris Snyder chsnyder at
Thu Apr 30 11:07:24 EDT 2009

On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 9:53 PM, Ajai Khattri <ajai at> wrote:
> On Fri, 24 Apr 2009, Kenneth Downs wrote:
>> I found myself settling on jQuery UI and then trying to do minimal
>> additions, this gave some sense of stability.
> Well the fact that jQuery plays nice with the namespace compared to
> scriptaculous drew me to it...

Amen to that. I left prototype/scriptaculous for the same reason:
rather than provide an enhanced calls in their own namespace, it
redefines javascript itself. When mixed with legacy code, unintended
results ensue.

Also, I couldn't stand to type scriptaculous any more. Meh.

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