Prototype evalScripts() Method


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This method evaluates the content of any script block present in the string. Returns an array containing the value returned by each script.

Syntax

ScriptString.evalScripts();

Return Value

  • Returns an array containing the value returned by each script.

Example

<html>
<head>
<title>Prototype examples</title>
<script type="text/javascript" 
   src="/javascript/prototype.js">
</script>
<script>

function showResult(){

  var str = 'other HTML... <script>2 + 2</script>';
  alert( str.evalScripts());

}

</script>
</head>

<body>

  <p>Click the button to see the result.</p>
  <br />
  <br />
  <input type="button" value="Result" onclick="showResult();"/>

</body>
</html>

This returns:

[4]

prototype_string_processing.htm

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