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ebustaman

Replies: 20
Views: 35516

Forum: Widget Development
Posted: Sun May 01, 2005 - 12:44 am
Subject: More problems with widget.system

For something Apple prominently displays as being a killer feature for widget development, and for it to be limited to such a small amount of output, is simply dumb. If it weren't for XmlHTTPRequest, ...

ebustaman

Replies: 20
Views: 35516

Forum: Widget Development
Posted: Sun May 01, 2005 - 12:31 am
Subject: More problems with widget.system

Yes, since my widgets are relying heavily on outside scripts I ran into this problem quite a few times. This is a major flaw in the widget.system design where the output can only be less than 4096byt ...

ebustaman

Replies: 5
Views: 7135

Forum: Widget Requests
Posted: Sat Apr 30, 2005 - 4:37 pm
Subject: Widget Idea: TV Listings

It does support North America and Canada

ebustaman

Replies: 5
Views: 7135

Forum: Widget Requests
Posted: Sat Apr 30, 2005 - 4:13 pm
Subject: Widget Idea: TV Listings

Notice the hours listed? I was up much later than that when that was taken =)

ebustaman

Replies: 2
Views: 3989

Forum: Widget Central
Posted: Tue Apr 26, 2005 - 9:37 am
Subject: Open website in dashboard?

widget.openURL("http://www.google.com")

widget.openURL will launch the url in a safari browser

ebustaman

Replies: 15
Views: 32710

Forum: Widget Development
Posted: Sun Apr 24, 2005 - 3:11 pm
Subject: Refresh on display?

Somewhere in the body tag of your HTML document, place a <div> tag like so:


<div id="main">
</div>


Then, your onShow() function could do something like this

f ...

ebustaman

Replies: 15
Views: 32710

Forum: Widget Development
Posted: Sun Apr 24, 2005 - 12:05 pm
Subject: Refresh on display?

Yes, that's exactly what I want. I don't have access to the developers kit, can you tell me how I would do this? Or point me to a widget that does this already?


if (window.widget) { ...

ebustaman

Replies: 15
Views: 32710

Forum: Widget Development
Posted: Sun Apr 24, 2005 - 7:38 am
Subject: Refresh on display?

Most likely you will want to look at the "widget.onshow()" function. This allows you to setup some routine to run whenever the widget is shown. The definition of "show" here means if someone launche ...

 
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