Ajax Challenge 1: What Data Do You Get
Tom M. Yeh, Potix Corporation
January 5, 2006
This article describes a challenge caused by Ajax. As we know, Ajax updates a Web page asynchronously by communicating with the server. Like any asynchronous communication, it introduced the race condition. It is not easy to resolve because of the stateless nature of the HTTP protocol.
Assume you have an expense claim as follows.
<select> <option></option> <option>Postage</option> <option>Toll</option>