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RE: ISSUE-41/ACTION-97 decentralized-extensibility

From: Tony Ross <tross@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2009 01:07:35 +0000
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
CC: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <0BE6C9F65034784C8E2852B6F303DA170839C34B@TK5EX14MBXC110.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
On Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 2:15 PM, Jonas Sicking wrote: 
> On Tue, Oct 27, 2009 at 6:07 PM, Tony Ross <tross@microsoft.com> wrote:
> > The nature of script and these libraries provides consumers with an
> > adequate means of resolving object name conflicts should they arise.
> > The global variable for these libraries can typically be reassigned to
> > another variable without impacting the behavior of the library itself.
> > Thus should two names ever conflict, a page author can just rename the
> > first before the second library loads.
> 
> Hmm.. Not quite sure I follow what you're saying. Do you have any
> examples?

Link from the homepage of jQuery's website which illustrates some examples (though mostly focused on jQuery's use of '$'):
http://docs.jquery.com/Using_jQuery_with_Other_Libraries

-Tony
Received on Thursday, 29 October 2009 01:08:18 GMT

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