The Doc Dialer, Part 2: A Browser Independent Version: A Final Word | WebReference

The Doc Dialer, Part 2: A Browser Independent Version: A Final Word


The Doc Dialer, Part 2: A Browser Independent Version

A Final Word

In this column we presented version 2 of our Doc Dialer. We showed you how to implement the new feature, the ability to enter new names and extension numbers. We taught you how to navigate a trie data structure and its link lists. We also covered the new algorithm to check that the new entry does not already exist. We also explained how to overcome the (lack of) innerHTML property in Netscape Navigator. We simply embraced a SPAN element within a DIV element. The Internet Explorer references the SPAN element while Netscape Navigator references the DIV element.

In this column, you learned:

We also included the listing of our Doc Dialer and its zipped version.

http://www.internet.com

Produced by Yehuda Shiran and Tomer Shiran

Created: February 28, 2000
Revised: April 26, 2000

URL: http://www.webreference.com/js/column58/12.html