This AutoComplete instance uses a ScriptNodeDataSource to to find craigslist ads via YQL without a proxy. The generateRequest() method must be customized to comply with the open API. Please note that the ScriptNodeDataSource requires that the webservice support a callback mechanism.
A custom formatter function is defined in order to link to the ads from the results container.
Implementers who are working with data from third-party sources, user input data, or otherwise untrustworthy sources should be sure to read the Security Considerations section of the AutoComplete user guide.
Note: You are viewing this example in debug mode with logging enabled. This can significantly slow performance.
All YUI 2.x users should review the YUI 2.8.2 security bulletin, which discusses a vulnerability present in YUI 2.4.0-2.8.1.