r9134: added the client side js library code for handling remote 'AJAJ' calls
authorAndrew Tridgell <tridge@samba.org>
Fri, 5 Aug 2005 19:16:13 +0000 (19:16 +0000)
committerGerald (Jerry) Carter <jerry@samba.org>
Wed, 10 Oct 2007 18:31:21 +0000 (13:31 -0500)
into our web server

swat/scripting/client/call.js [new file with mode: 0644]
swat/scripting/client/encoder.js [new file with mode: 0644]

diff --git a/swat/scripting/client/call.js b/swat/scripting/client/call.js
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+/*
+       client side js functions for remote calls into the server
+
+       Copyright Andrew Tridgell 2005
+       released under the GNU GPL Version 2 or later
+*/
+
+
+/*
+       usage:
+
+         server_call(url, func, callback, ...);
+
+       'func' is a function name to call on the server
+       any additional arguments are passed to func() on the server
+
+       The callback() function is called with the returned
+       object. 'callback' may be null.
+*/
+function server_call(url, func, callback) {
+       var req = new XMLHttpRequest();
+       req.open("POST", url, true);
+       req.setRequestHeader('Content-Type', 'application/x-www-form-urlencoded'); 
+       var args = new Object();
+       var i;
+       for (i=3;i<arguments.length;i++) {
+               args[i-3] = arguments[i];
+       }
+       args.length = i-3;
+       req.send("func=" + func + "&args=" + encodeObject(args));
+       req.onreadystatechange = function() { 
+               if (4 == req.readyState && callback != null) {
+                       var o = decodeObject(req.responseText);
+                       callback(o.res);
+               }
+       }
+}
+
diff --git a/swat/scripting/client/encoder.js b/swat/scripting/client/encoder.js
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+/*
+       client side js functions for encoding/decoding objects into linear strings
+
+       Copyright Andrew Tridgell 2005
+       released under the GNU GPL Version 2 or later
+*/
+/*
+       usage:
+
+         enc = encodeObject(obj);
+         obj = decodeObject(enc);
+
+       The encoded format of the object is a string that is safe to
+       use in URLs
+
+       Note that only data elements are encoded, not functions
+*/
+
+function count_members(o) {
+       var i, count = 0;
+       for (i in o) { 
+               count++;  
+       }
+       return count;
+}
+
+function encodeObject(o) {
+       var i, r = count_members(o) + ":";
+       for (i in o) {
+               var t = typeof(o[i]);
+               if (t == 'object') {
+                       r = r + "" + i + ":" + t + ":" + encodeObject(o[i]);
+               } else if (t == 'string') {
+                       var s = encodeURIComponent(o[i]).replace(/%/g,'#');
+                       r = r + "" + i + ":" + t + ":" + s + ":";
+               } else if (t == 'boolean' || t == 'number') {
+                       r = r + "" + i + ":" + t + ":" + o[i] + ":";
+               } else if (t == 'undefined' || t == 'null') {
+                       r = r + "" + i + ":" + t + ":";
+               } else {
+                       alert("Unable to encode type " + t);
+               }
+       }
+       return r;
+}
+
+function decodeObjectArray(a) {
+       var o = new Object();
+       var i, count = a[a.i]; a.i++;
+       for (i=0;i<count;i++) {
+               var name  = a[a.i]; a.i++;
+               var type  = a[a.i]; a.i++;
+               var value;
+               if (type == 'object') {
+                       o[name] = decodeObjectArray(a);
+               } else if (type == "string") {
+                       value = decodeURIComponent(a[a.i].replace(/#/g,'%')); a.i++;
+                       o[name] = value;
+               } else if (type == "boolean") {
+                       value = a[a.i]; a.i++;
+                       if (value == 'true') {
+                               o[name] = true;
+                       } else {
+                               o[name] = false;
+                       }
+               } else if (type == "undefined") {
+                       o[name] = undefined;
+               } else if (type == "null") {
+                       o[name] = null;
+               } else if (type == "number") {
+                       value = a[a.i]; a.i++;
+                       o[name] = value * 1;
+               } else {
+                       alert("Unable to delinearise type " + t);
+               }
+       }
+       return o;
+}
+
+function decodeObject(str) {
+       var a = str.split(':');
+       a.i = 0;
+       return decodeObjectArray(a);
+}