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[nycphp-talk] How to pass array when click on "submit" ?

Jesse Callaway bonsaime at gmail.com
Fri Jan 30 01:12:03 EST 2009


Thanks! Am now reading
http://us2.php.net/manual/en/language.variables.external.php.

-jesse

On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 11:43 AM, Elijah Insua <tmpvar at gmail.com> wrote:
> anyone else care to beat the (dead) dog?
>
> On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 11:33 AM, Brian Dailey <brian at realm3.com> wrote:
>>
>> Jesse, don't worry about having questions, they are welcome on this list.
>>
>> As far as your question, yes, it can be done. If you create a form input
>> labeled data[Person][name] it will be referenced in the next page like this:
>>
>> $_POST['data']['Person']['name]
>>
>> Some frameworks use this extensively, as it makes it easy to recursively
>> go over data.
>>
>> - Brian
>>
>>
>>
>> Jesse Callaway wrote:
>>>
>>> On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 12:30 AM, Michele Waldman <mmwaldman at nyc.rr.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Fernando hit is right on the head and Elijah's post was fun.  Why are we
>>>> still going here?
>>>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: talk-bounces at lists.nyphp.org [mailto:talk-bounces at lists.nyphp.org]
>>>> On
>>>> Behalf Of Jesse Callaway
>>>> Sent: Wednesday, January 28, 2009 12:15 AM
>>>> To: NYPHP Talk
>>>> Subject: Re: [nycphp-talk] How to pass array when click on "submit" ?
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 7:44 PM, Zakir Tariverdiev
>>>> <zakir_tariverdiev at yahoo.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> OnClick=AddRow()"... are you trying to send a JavaScript array to the
>>>>> server?
>>>>> This is not really a PHP issue. But check out the following link,
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> http://www.coderanch.com/t/120794/HTML-JavaScript/sending-javascript-array-s
>>>> erver
>>>>>
>>>>> it might help.
>>>>>
>>>>> Also, note that your City and State <input tags> are enclosed inside
>>>>> <label>, I don't think that was intentional on your part.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> --- On Mon, 1/26/09, chad qian <nynj.tech at hotmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> From: chad qian <nynj.tech at hotmail.com>
>>>>> Subject: [nycphp-talk] How to pass array when click on "submit" ?
>>>>> To: talk at lists.nyphp.org
>>>>> Date: Monday, January 26, 2009, 10:54 PM
>>>>>
>>>>> In "tbody",I can add or remove more
>>>>
>>>> "name[]","position[]","city[]","state[]"
>>>>>
>>>>> and "zip[]" through "add" or "remove" buttons.
>>>>> On "create.php" page, I expect to show all like:
>>>>> 1.
>>>>> name
>>>>> position
>>>>> city
>>>>> state
>>>>> zip
>>>>> 2.
>>>>> name
>>>>> position
>>>>> city
>>>>> state
>>>>> zip
>>>>> 3.
>>>>> name
>>>>> position
>>>>> city
>>>>> state
>>>>> zip
>>>>> ----------
>>>>> --------
>>>>> --------
>>>>>
>>>>> How to program php script to pass all these above
>>>>> information?"name","position","city","state" and "zip" are all array.
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks!
>>>>>
>>>>> chad
>>>>>
>>>>> <form name="form1" method="post" action="create2.php">
>>>>> <tr>
>>>>> <td><strong>Step2: Board of directors:(Must have at least
>>>>
>>>> one)</strong></td>
>>>>>
>>>>> <td>&nbsp;</td>
>>>>> </tr>
>>>>> <tbody id="dynamic_table_body">
>>>>> <tr>
>>>>> <td><label>Name:</label></td>
>>>>> <td> <input type="text" name="bn[]" id="bn" /></td>
>>>>> </tr>
>>>>> <tr>
>>>>> <td>Position:</td>
>>>>> <td><label>
>>>>> <select name="select[]" id="select">
>>>>> <option value="president" selected>president</option>
>>>>> <option value="vice president">vice president</option>
>>>>> <option value="secretary">secretary</option>
>>>>> <option value="others">others</option>
>>>>> </select>
>>>>> </label></td>
>>>>> </tr>
>>>>> <tr>
>>>>> <td>City:</td>
>>>>> <td><label>
>>>>> <input type="text" name="city[]" id="city" />
>>>>> </label></td>
>>>>> </tr>
>>>>> <tr>
>>>>> <td>State:</td>
>>>>> <td><label>
>>>>> <input type="text" name="state[]" id="city" />
>>>>> </label></td>
>>>>> </tr>
>>>>> <tr>
>>>>> <td>Zip:</td>
>>>>> <td><label>
>>>>> <input type="text" name="zip[]" id="textfield3" />
>>>>> </label></td>
>>>>> </tr>
>>>>> <tr>
>>>>> <td colspan="2"><button type="button" onClick="AddRow ();">Add
>>>>> </button></td>
>>>>> </tr>
>>>>> </form>
>>>>>
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>>>>
>>>> The name of a form element affects the data type? Doesn't some sort of
>>>> eval or ${} magic have to happen here? This is a little funky playing
>>>> around with bareword interpretation.
>>>> Is there some switch in the global configuration which turns this kind
>>>> of insanity off? I want my hash keys to be plain old strings, whether
>>>> they have square brackets in them or not.
>>>>
>>>> Referring to Elijah's post, er email... I would expect that
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> <input name="data[test][]" value="index 0" />
>>>>
>>>>  would yield a normal 1-dimensional array with an unfortunately named
>>>> key
>>>>
>>>> $_POST['data[test][]'] == "index 0"
>>>>
>>>> -jesse
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>>>
>>> I was just kind of caught off guard, not trying to derail the
>>> discussion. I had no idea that this could be done. Is it really true?
>>>
>>> -jesse
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