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Re:A small help reqd..

From: Anselm Baird-Smith <abaird@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 9 Jul 1996 12:55:06 +0500
Message-Id: <9607091655.AA10976@www18.w3.org>
To: hvram@wipinfo.soft.net (HariharaVinayaka Ram)
Cc: www-jigsaw@w3.org
HariharaVinayaka Ram writes:
 > Hi,
 > > 
 > > Look at:
 > > http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-jigsaw/msg00202.html
 > > 
 > > Which contains a complete example of subclassing the PostableResource
 > > [For some reasons, my mail wasn't archives :-(] Also the code of
 > > PostableResource itslef diusplay th elist of available variables, you
 > > may want to look at it.
 > > 
 > > Anselm.
 > > 
 > 	This code handles the form responses. I do not want that. I want to
 > read a form from the disk, find out the default values by querying some application
 > and then fill-up the appropriate values and then send the resulting html file
 > to the browser
 > Hope my requirements are clear.
 > 	I want to avoid one transaction from the browser to the server. I 
 > wanted to know if the code for this was available. 
 > 	I have also extended PostableResource to do non-trivial stuff and it
 > works.

I see, you want to dynamically generate the form. If you are
courageous enough, you may want to dig into w3c.jigsaw.forms, which
contains a full package to handle this situation (this is exactly how
the form-bassed config editor is working).

Anselm.
Received on Tuesday, 9 July 1996 12:55:09 GMT

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