From: Marnen Laibow-Koser on
mdiam wrote:
> On Feb 3, 7:27�am, Marnen Laibow-Koser <mar...(a)> wrote:
>> > know a server side language like PHP can NOT do this. How about
>> > Ruby/CGI, etc.
>> Ruby is a server-side language just as PHP is. �The only client-side
>> language you can rely on is JavaScript.
> Or JRuby because it is written 100% in Java?

Yes, if you like applets.

Or Hotruby because it's 100% JavaScript, but that's not a complete
implementation yet.

To the OP: this issue has nothing to do with the limitations of Ruby or
PHP, but is simply a function of how Web applications work. That's why
substituting languages won't change anything.

> -- Maurice

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