is an interpreted language
initially implemented in the Netscape world wide web browser.
It is a separate language that has a superficial resemblance
to Java, partly because of a common application area (HTML / web)
and common ancestry (C with object oriented features).
Netscape4+  -> preferences -> advanced
Netscape3+ check `Options' then `Network Preferences' then `Languages'.)
NB. Microsoft Explorer has its own
scripting language JScript.
and tries to execute it.
features this can lead to various errors.
- Also see:
window on the wide world:|