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[nycphp-talk] Multipage forms -- sessions or hidden variables

edward potter edwardpotter at gmail.com
Thu Sep 7 20:47:39 EDT 2006


Sessions are very easy to work with. I think your best bet.

:-) ed

On 9/7/06, Rolan Yang <rolan at omnistep.com> wrote:
> In my experience, storing/passing all variables via server-side sessions
> with a mysql based session handler simplifies many things.
>
> ~Rolan
>
> Cliff Hirsch wrote:
> >
> > I'm working on a simple multi-page shopping cart. Any thoughts on the
> > merits of hidden variables versus session variables for moving between
> > pages. I don't want to use a hidden variable for a CC #, unless ever
> > page is secure. Even than, it seems like a poor idea. And I am
> > interested in minimizing the session load, which translates to extra
> > DB load. Thoughts?
> >
> > Cliff
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