[Zope] Re:updating a form from itself

Meilicke, Scott scott.meilicke@intp.com
Tue, 10 Jun 2003 12:43:00 -0700

One way to do it:

Have the form call a python script that reads the database and populates the
form during the form rendering.  The action of the form could be another
python script, which will update the database via a ZSQL method.  At the end
of the script, call the form again, which will then get updated with the new


-----Original Message-----
From: garry saddington [mailto:garry@joydiv.fsnet.co.uk]
Sent: Tuesday, June 10, 2003 12:16 PM
To: zope@zope.org
Subject: [Zope] Re:updating a form from itself

I have a booking form whose contents are generated from a ZSQL method. 
The user then uses this form to place another booking. How can I send the
data to another ZSQL method to update the database and then change the same 
form to reflect the new booking and present this to the user as
I am OK on using variables in ZSQL it is the mechanics of the submit that i 
need to know.


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