I've started down that road... they're more similar than I originally  
thought. I know it's blasphemous, but I kinda like  some of the jquery  
syntax (although it seems limited) any pitfalls to watch for while  


On Feb 9, 2009, at 7:25 AM, bminihan <bjmini...@gmail.com> wrote:

> If you don't have a lot of Prototype code, and that's within your
> control...you should be able to convert your existing prototype code
> to jQuery syntax, then get rid of Prototype entirely.  We looked at
> doing this when we started mixing jQuery into our code, but we had WAY
> too much Prototype to make that an easy project.  I investigated the
> conversion process tho, and it didn't actually look terribly
> difficult...I think the Scriptaculous effects required the most syntax
> work =]
> Good luck!
> On Feb 6, 3:38 pm, dizzyjay <dizzy...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Thanks- this looks like what I'll need to do.  Hopefully the portal
>> owner will be accepting of the change.  Too bad prototype doesn't  
>> have
>> the same conflict workaround (it would be much easier for me to
>> change).
>> cheers,
>> \\dj
>> On Feb 6, 11:22 am, david <david.brill...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi dizzyjay,
>>> the noConflict function works great, but the problem I think is that
>>> you rename the jquery object, so all other developper will have to
>>> change there scripts to no use anymore the $ function (by defaul
>>> $==jquery).
>>> some times ago, a protosafe library was developped, but it has
>>> stopped .... so I'm not sure there is a way to resolve your problem.
>>> --
>>> david
>>> On 6 fév, 00:48, dizzyjay <dizzy...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> Is there a way to resolve this conflict within prototype?  My  
>>>> portal
>>>> uses jQuery and I'm the only developer with a preference of
>>>> prototype.js.   I've tried the jQuery.noConflict() with no luck.  I
>>>> don't want to abandon my prototype.js skillset for jQuery but it's
>>>> looking like I'm the one that needs to find the workaround if I  
>>>> want
>>>> to continue with prototype.js
>>>> (NOTE: I've also tried the find/replace '$' with '_$' method....
>>>> didn't work- broke a good amount of functionality)
>>>> thanks in advance
>>>> dj- Hide quoted text -
>>> - Show quoted text -
> >

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