- On Sat, 02 Sep 2006 13:00:28 -0400, you wrote (with possible editing):
>This is a bit OT here, and I'll take it to the Off Topic list if replies are
>Absalom said in answer to a question in a different thread on this list, "What
>uncontrollable code running let loose on their machines - or better PHP".
>code, but I'll learn it if (a) it has better security characteristics than
>Thanks for the help.
unwanted, while PHP usually just serves html.
That said, AJAX (used to produce dynamic websites which actively
some folks do for example:
A weather site. They use PHP to download the most current
site live; i.e., they constantly update the temperature, barometer,
wind speed and direction, etc. Here is an example:
replaced with Python, Perl, PHP, or other dynamic languages which run
on a server.
via the <script></script> or <noscript></noscript> html tags
Btw, I am not an expert in either language
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