Follow reminds me about turbolinks and UpdatePanels

UpdatePanel: in 2008 you could make ajax websites when ajax was the buzzword, even without knowing what a request is. Just a drag and drop away, using the control from visual studio.

Problems appeared when your app was not trivial, and MBs of viewstate travelled in each request/response, or for some reason something did not update and you had to end up calling __doPostback() among other nasty hacks.
What a wrong abstraction

Show thread
Sign in to participate in the conversation

cybrespace: the social hub of the information superhighway jack in to the mastodon fediverse today and surf the dataflow through our cybrepunk, slightly glitchy web portal support us on patreon or liberapay!