Re: Opening a page & submitting a form at same time, Lo-tech style
by Complex <complex_hwg(at)yahoo.com>
||Tue, 4 Dec 2001 10:40:16 -0800 (PST)
||HWG Techniques <hwg-techniques(at)hwg.org>
I've taken the following sentence out of context, but for good reason.
KF&O referred to something new to me, and I wanted to learn about it.
--- Kukla Fran and Ollie <weblists2001(at)yahoo.com> wrote:
>The actual form action is just to send you to the destination page,
>and nothing else.
Oh? I've always used the form's action attribute to point to the
< form action="myCGI.cgi" method="post">
blah blah blah
...and in its simplest form, I'd let the CGI send the user to the
(Yeah yeah yeah, forget my original question, it's irrelevent.) I never
heard of putting a normal page address there until I got the responses
to my original question.
So, finally, my question: how do you do your forms, KF&O? If you use
the action to send the user to the destination, how does the form know
where the CGI is? And can you give me an example URL, please?
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