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Javascript 1.5 Release Candidate

Sunday March 19th, 2000

Robert Ginda wrote in to tell us that Javascript 1.5 is now in the Release Candidate stage. Click here to read the newsgroup announcement.

If you are interested in the Javascript-in-C implementation (aka SpiderMonkey), you can click here to visit the SpiderMonkey page, or click here to download the tarball of the 1.5 RC SpiderMonkey code. Also be sure to check out the C Engine Embedder's Guide.

If you are interested in the Java implementation of the Javascript interpreter (aka Rhino, after the O'Reilly book), click here to visit the Rhino page, and here to download the zipped Rhino 1.5 RC package.

Javascript 1.5 is compliant with ECMA-262 revision 3. To read more, visit mozilla.org's Javascript 1.5 page.


#1 As Clear as Mud

by TonyG <tony.gorman@blueyonder.co.Yuk>

Sunday March 19th, 2000 4:48 PM

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I have made several abortive attempts at writing some DHTML for Mozilla. The stumbling block is knowing which version of Javascript and/or ECMAscript the lizard adheres to. Any pointers?