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>For a client-side application the
>entire database has to
>be downloaded to the browser, and that's sort of against the whole idea of
>Your users probably don't want to wait for all the data to be downloaded to
>just so they can use the database.
I suppose this depends on what you mean to be a "database." For small
collections of data, I see nothing wrong with embedding the data as, say,
.gif, and adds a lot of power to the document. Moreover, not everyone can
muck with CGIs on their ISP's Unix boxes, so creating a serverless CGI is
>Of course, mine will be the best... <g>
You know, I was saying the _very same thing_ last night.