[thelist] browser/app question...

Matt Warden mwarden at gmail.com
Thu Jun 2 08:32:55 CDT 2005


On 6/2/05, bruce <bedouglas at earthlink.net> wrote:
> matt.
> thanks for the reply. so you're saying that flash/java could be used.. hmmm
> but flash would have to be loaded on the user/client system/browser.. for
> that matter, so would java..

So would Javascript. These are all (rightfully) client-side tools.

> do both these approaches allow a user to 'interact' with the
> app/matrix/image, so i can determine where the user is pointing/clicking
> within the 'image of dots'?

Are you talking about letting the server know where the user clicked?
Yes, all three options (Flash, Java, Javascript) allow for this.

Matt Warden
Miami University
Oxford, OH, USA

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