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Ajax keywords defination

Asynchronous: The request is taking place in the background, out of sight of the user interface.

XHR: XMLHttpRequest

RPC: Remote Procedure Calling is a mechanism to allow local code to call methods on objects that exist on a remote server as if that remote object were also local.

Stub: RPC works by creating a local proxy interface that mimics the remote method signature. Example, creator = new in dwr.xml creates client-side stub.

* DWR is only useful for java web applications hosted by a servlet engine.

December 16, 2007 Posted by | DWR | Leave a comment