|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Monday, January 24, 2005, 2:32|
Salut, Philippe. I was going through my email folders and found some
unread messages from months ago; I don't know how that happened, but I'm
terribly sorry for the delay. Are you still working on this project?
I'd be glad to resume helping you with it.
I also think Firefox would be a better browser than Netscape for your
On Wed, Oct 20, 2004 at 10:03:22PM +0200, Philippe Caquant wrote:
> --- "Mark J. Reed" <markjreed@...> skrev:
> > On Mon, Oct 18, 2004 at 10:07:23AM +0200, Philippe
> > Caquant wrote:
> > program
> > > work reasonably well on Internet Explorer. So I
> > tried
> > > it on Netscape (7.2), and of course, the result
> > was:
> > > won't work.
> > stick to the
> > ECMA specification, it should work in both IE and
> > Netscape.
> > However, I would recommend using Mozilla Firefox for
> > testing,
> > as it is the most up-to-date version of the Netscape
> > lineage of web
> > browsers.
> Well, after all, a first beta-release of my program
> can be experimented on :
> This is a hidden test page of my firm's site, so
> please don't disclose it to everybody ! (in case there
> would be any interest to do so). For private tests
> only !
> As said, it seems to work with Explorer 6.0, but not
> with Netscape 7.2, so far; among others because
> Netscape seems to use char(10) instead of char(13) for
> linefeeds inside the <pre>data</pre>. This is not
> really tragic, but there are many other problems,
> among them the 4096-bytes limitation (???)
> The source text file can be seen in the upper right
> frame. It is a correspondance table between 3
> nomenclatures, not quite up to date and probably
> needing some re-formatting. Once everything is loaded,
> the program analyses the data and builds a form in the
> upper left frame, and then allows you to select what
> you want (4 criterions, connected by ANDs). In case
> the result table (lower frame) would be too long, the
> program warns you and cuts it after 200 lines.
> You can change the order of the columns, select a
> column or not, etc. Unfortunately, everything is in
> French so far, including the tips and statuses, but it
> shouldn't be too hard to guess what it is all about.
> There is still much to be done on it, especially
> managing the (damned) accents while searching. I hope
> to improve it in the next weeks, and maybe to make the
> whole thing public some day !
> I would appreciate any comments, if you had a little
> time to test it. I hope it will be more fun testing it
> than writing and debugging it...
> Philippe Caquant
> Ceterum censeo *vi* esse oblitterandum (Me).