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#1 HAMM3R

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Posted 19 April 2006 - 03:49 PM

Right now I have 2 files: form.htm and form.php. There is an input form in form.htm, and it sends the data via POST to form.php where it is processed. However, im behind a packet filter which is messing up the POST process. So my question is, how can i have the form, and process it in the same file? ... thus eliminating the POST action? This way I would have 1 file (form.php). Thanks in advance!

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Posted 19 April 2006 - 03:53 PM

You can make a single file, but you will have to submit it (the form) anyways (even if it submits to itself).
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#3 Orio

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Posted 19 April 2006 - 04:31 PM

PHP is a server-side language, meaning all the calculations are being made on the server. That means you have to send the information to the server in any case.

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