July 2006 - Posts

28 July 2006
Submit AjaxLab Demos
AjaxLab has been getting a lot of hits lately, so I'm thinking it would be the best if everyone could chip in and demo their ajax app as well. The purpose of ajaxlab is to demostrate specific ajax techniques and provide hands-on educational material for Read More...
28 July 2006
Nemo? Hello?
Found out something really bizzard here. Last night, my sql server database connection suddely got dropped. I have three machines on at all times here, one database server, one developer server and another file server. I was wondering could it be my router Read More...
24 July 2006
Search Engine Queries
I thought it would be interesting to note down the frequenly searched string from the search engine. In the past two or three month, I've gotten quite a few searches that linked to my blog. I'll break them down by sites. 1. LimingXu.com complicated gridview Read More...
22 July 2006
Food Blog
Okay, getting a little off topic here, but I was digging through my old photos the other day and I decided to post the food I see, the food I eat and how i cooked them. The thing is, what you eat at a Chinese resturant is NOT what we normally eat..well Read More...
22 July 2006
SIMILIE Timeline - Link the Date Labels (Firefox fix)
As I mentioned in my previous post, to make the labller clickable, because there are two additional layer on top of the layer where labellers are on, firefox won't let you click "through" the top two layers. Finally tonight, I got it working. An example Read More...
18 July 2006
SIMILIE Timeline - Link the Date Labels
I was playing with the SIMILIE timeline the other day and thought it would be nice to add links to the labels and point it to anywhere as if they are regular .href property. Note, it only works in IE right now, not because of of the javascript here, but Read More...
14 July 2006
AjaxLab Updates
AjaxLab is updated and a lot of information is moved to its blog. From now on, most of the Ajax demo and examples will be posted on ajaxlab, but from time to time, if I need to display code, I will have to come back here just because the html editors Read More...
13 July 2006
I hate Dojo
Alrite, I hate dojo, I mean I really really tried to like it, but it just never seize to surprise me with the load of craps that comes with it. You know what it is? It’s so freaking bloated. I ran into an issue last night where the dojo widgets aren’t Read More...
12 July 2006
My Pet Peeves of Dojo ToolKit
Is it me or is it Dojo too hard to use? I spent around 3 to 4 hours two nights ago trying to put pull some widgets together namely datepicker, timepicker and colorpicker and boy, was that hard to figure them out. Couple of pet peeves I have... 1. WHY Read More...
10 July 2006
Elastic SIMILE Timeline - Project Tasks
Last week, I came across a blog entry on Ajaxian in regards to a new ajax calendar project TimeLine by SIMILE, I was blown away. I've been searching for a good calendar control for what seemed like forever, let along a free one (BSD Licenses too!) I'm Read More...