SPUG: Showing progress in the browser
ua at pobox.com
Sun Jan 25 12:00:05 CST 2004
On Jan 25, 2004, at 3:32 AM, Ken Clarke wrote:
>> To be sure, I much prefer the NPH solution previously posted. Still,
>> those who do not know their history are doomed to relive it - or
>> possibly reinvent it. :-)
> In this case, unfortunately, we are doomed. William's server push
> revisits the problem that Internet Explorer doesn't support it.
> http://perlprogrammer.net/cgi-bin/nph-progressbar.cgi Sure looks
> sweet in
> some of the other browsers doesn't it?
I gave it the old college try, too. Results:
Safari OSX: downloads the CGI to disk. Ugh.
Explorer OSX: Displays Run 1; Run 3; Run 5; Run 7 then stops at 7. Ew.
Camino OSX (A Moz fork): works perfectly. Ooh, pretty.
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