Prototype really wasn't built with that use cas in mind.

Future versions of Prototype might make this endeavour possible (or at
least easier), but this is not the case with current versions.

I therefore wouldn't recommend using Prototype in that case.



On Oct 5, 9:56 pm, djkraz <djkra...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Sorry about that, I'm talking about the original question on the
> thread:
> I recently started using prototype on our website and now that I'm
> writing a bookmarklet I thought it would be a huge help but I just
> realized that this means that sites that already use an older version
> of prototype than what I need will cause conflicts when I try to load
> the new version onto it with the bookmarklet.  Has anyone here ever
> dealt with this issue or have any suggestions on how to go about it?
> Is there an easy way to sub class the newer version so I don't cause
> any conflicts with the old version?  Obviously it would still have the
> potential to have problems due to the functions that get prototyped
> onto built in objects but I don't think that would be anywhere near as
> big of a deal.  If it is, is there an easy way to turn that off or
> tell it not to upgrade if already present?  Unfortunately I already
> have a lot of code written so it would be a pain in the but to have to
> build my own prototype like library to replace it but at this point
> i'm not sure what else to do....
> any help would be hugely appreciated!
> On Oct 5, 10:19 am, "Alex McAuley" <webmas...@thecarmarketplace.com>
> wrote:
> > What scenario? ...
> > Its a good idea not to remove the previous thread / string line from the
> > replies as late viewers like myself wont know what you are talking about.
> > Alex Mcauleyhttp://www.thevacancymarket.com
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "djkraz" <djkra...@gmail.com>
> > To: "Prototype & script.aculo.us" <prototype-scriptaculous@googlegroups.com>
> > Sent: Monday, October 05, 2009 3:55 PM
> > Subject: [Proto-Scripty] Re: Prototype in a bookmarklet and the possibility
> > of multiple versions of prototype in the same page
> > > Does anyone have any thoughts on this?  I am really worried about
> > > it...  I am developing a bookmarklet for the clipmarks.com site and
> > > would really like to use prototype but without knowing what will
> > > happen in this scenario, I can't possibly use it as is.  again, any
> > > help and/or insight is greatly appreciated!
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