[wp-hackers] AJAX and responsiveness

Alex King lists at alexking.org
Thu Aug 17 17:50:36 GMT 2006

There is an issue with this that I've run into. If the action fails,  
you need a mechanism to put the item *back* and alert the user that  
it failed. A queue can work well, but remember that any queued  
actions will not fire if the user leaves the page.


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On Aug 17, 2006, at 1:17 AM, Matt Mullenweg wrote:

> I don't think there's anything wrong with updating the UI  
> immediately as a result of the user's actions, and then queuing up  
> the requests to run in the background. (And queuing them, not  
> breaking if more than one lines up at the same time.)

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