Or if you have jQuery its a one-liner:
Note that you have to use a text area or you open up some XSS vulnerabilities. Most browsers will start downloading assets and scripts even before the disconnected DOM element is added to the document.
- What’s the right way to decode a string that has special HTML entities in it?
- How to decode HTML entities using jQuery?
I’m building a tool that could benefit from a publish-subscribe threading
is one nice trick for that. It provides an
IEnumerable interface that you can
use as a task queue.
Threads will have their
foreach block until items are added to the queue. The
items will be yielded to only one of the waiting threads. You can mark the
queue as complete and all the waiting threads will stop enumerating gracefully.
See Justin Etheredge’s BlockingCollection and IProducerConsumerCollection and especially note the first comment.
I had to create an HttpModule so we could check the status of something on each
request. You just implement
IHttpModule, wire up whatever events you want, and
do your work. Register it in the
httpModules section and you’re good