I re-read your original thread, and I think *now* I may know what you're
Bastien is right, you're not going to be able to selectively send data to
PHP with just HTML. Be careful though, as 'GET' has its
limits. POST has limits as well, but for adding items to a shopping
cart you're unlikely to hit those.
If you want to avoid JS,
you're going to have to send the whole page and then sort out what
needs to be updated on the server.
On Tue, Aug 4, 2009 at 2:03 PM, <sono...@fannullone.us> wrote:
> Sorry... I'm using GET. I have used the code you supplied below, but as
> I mentioned, it gets sent for every itemid in the table. I needs to be sent
> only once, and right after the action. That's where I'm stumped.
> On Aug 4, 2009, at 11:56 AM, Jerry Wilborn wrote:
> If the form method is "POST" then set the 'c' variable with a hidden value
> within the form: <input type=hidden name=c value="viewcart.htm">
> Jerry Wilborn
> On Tue, Aug 4, 2009 at 1:50 PM, <sono...@fannullone.us> wrote:
>> On Aug 4, 2009, at 9:43 AM, Jerry Wilborn wrote:
>> Keep in mind that you can use name=var value=value1, name=var
>>> value=value2 and php will create an array as $_REQUEST['var'] with each of
>>> your values. The keys are numbered and don't count on what order they'll
>>> come through.
>> Thanks for the tip, Jerry. I'm still trying to figure this out,
>> but in the meantime, I'm running into another problem. I have the action on
>> the form set as "/shop.cgi?c=viewcart.htm" but it keeps stripping out
>> everything after the question mark. I want "c=viewcart.htm" sent only once
>> in the URL, so I can't place it in the form as it then gets sent along with
>> every itemid in the form.
>> How does one append a path extension after the auto-generated
>> question mark?