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From Martin Marinschek <>
Subject Re: Two Input Suggests (Lets not go down this road again)
Date Sun, 10 Jul 2005 00:21:26 GMT
Well, for my current project I definitely need to jump on that
bandwaggon, so I will keep experimenting.

Let's see where we get to after some time!



On 7/10/05, Sean Schofield <> wrote:
> > P.S.:
> >
> > Sean, why I couldn't extend your component right away: the choices are
> > in the case of your inputSuggest given out to the user by including
> > several select items in the inputSuggest tag - imagine a hundred
> > thousand streets in a database, you wouldn't be able to do that with
> > selectItems included in the main tag.
> What do you mean "extend"?  Do you mean that in the java keyword
> sense?  I certainly have no problems extending or modifying
> inputSuggest if that's what you're asking.
> I agree that for large data sets you would need AJAX.  AJAX also
> complicates things so my goal was to get it nice and tight before
> adding AJAX.
> In general I think we need to take a long look at AJAX before jumping
> on that bandwagon.  I know it is the latest buzzword but personally I
> would prefer a solid inputSuggest that worked perfectly with limited
> sets then an rough one that worked with larger sets.  inputSuggest is
> brand new and there are still plenty of issues to be discovered as
> people use it, so IMO we have not reached that goal yet.
> > Martin
> sean

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