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Ajax on Railsby Scott Raymond
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Beyond the how-to, Ajax on Rails helps you consider when Ajax is (and isn't) appropriate, and the trade-offs associated with it. For those new to Rails, this book provides a quick introduction, the big picture, a walk through the installation process, and some tips on getting started. If you've already started working with Rails and seek to deepen your skill set, you'll find dozens of examples drawn from real-world projects, exhaustive reference for every relevant feature, and expert advice on how to "Ajaxify" your applications.
Provides information on building Web applications using Ajax and Ruby.
Scott Raymond is a Ruby on Rails developer living in Kansas City. His work has been highlighted on the Rails website and the Wall Street Journal Online. Besides participating in the framework's development, he has led international Rails training sessions, and was a presenter at RailsConf 2006.
Table of Contents
PrefaceChapter 1: IntroductionChapter 2: Getting Our Feet WetChapter 3: Introducing PrototypeChapter 4: Introducing script.aculo.usChapter 5: RJSChapter 6: Ajax UsabilityChapter 7: Testing and DebuggingChapter 8: SecurityChapter 9: PerformanceChapter 10: Prototype ReferenceChapter 11: script.aculo.us ReferenceChapter 12: Review QuizChapter 13: Photo GalleryChapter 14: Intranet Workgroup CollaborationColophon
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