javascript is client side.
> php is server side.
> To use something client side in a server side script, the web page has to
> send it to the server from the client.
> The best way to do what you want to do is probably to do the work count
> server side, but if you really want to use what javascript produced you can
> create a hidden input with a specified id, and use dhtml via javascript to
> modify the input and insert the value into the value field of the hidden
> input. Then it will get sent to the server when the user hits the post
> button.
> However, since you should be validating any user input server side, you'll
> need to validate that the variable is accurate - might as well just do the
> count with php server side.

Thanks Michael I was kind of moving in the right direction as far as the
hidden input goes, going to have to google on how to do it with the dhtml
and all like you suggested.


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