Hi Walter,

Yeah, I was curious about that too.  There's no problem with multiple
submits that I'm aware of, perfectly good reasons for doing that, and
using an event handler to simulate built-in behavior seems less than
ideal barring some strong reason for doing it...
T.J. Crowder
tj / crowder software / com
Independent Software Engineer, consulting services available

On Jan 19, 3:58 pm, Walter Lee Davis <wa...@wdstudio.com> wrote:
> Could you please say more about this? I use multiple submit buttons  
> **all** the time. The only submit button that arrives at the form  
> controller is the one that was pressed. Depending on the value of the  
> submit button, the form controller takes different action:
> <form action="" method="post">
>         <input type="hidden" name="user_id" value="123" />
>         <input type="text" name="name" id="name" value="Pete" />
>         <input type="text" name="phone" id="phone" value="123 456-7890" />
>         <input type="submit" name="update" id="update" value="Update" />
>         <input type="submit" name="duplicate" id="duplicate"  
> value="Duplicate" />
> </form>
> It wouldn't matter one whit if those submit buttons were images or  
> vanilla submits as long as they were named and IDd uniquely.
> Walter
> On Jan 18, 2009, at 6:34 PM, Pete Brown wrote:
> > t seems like it would be bad practice to use more
> > than one submit button for a form.
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