The above monitor application maintains a continuous network connection to
a server to listen to a data stream.
This demonstrates the ability to construct World Wide Web documents
which contain continuously updating fields. Possible applications
are front-ends for monitors for any data that is constant updated, such
as for stock market graphs, news wire information, continuouly updating
How does this work??
Basically, this document has a "tool" type "link" to a script.
This causes viola to fetch the script, instantiates the script (objects),
and install the object in the tool bar.
So, this is the markup that makes the link.
And here's the listing for the "monitorBar.v" applet/object/script file.