[Zope] sending form data offsite
Wed, 5 Mar 2003 23:08:45 -0800 (PST)
Hi AM and zope cru!
Here is the quick external method I built to do this...
If anyone is familiar with urllib and can tell me if I need to do
something different I'd appreciate it!
def formsender(self, completeurl):
""" This method is used to transparently send form data to an external
completeurl is the entire url including form field values."""
result = urllib.URLopener().open(completeurl)
On Wed, 5 Mar 2003, AM wrote:
> Unless the other server returns to a page on your site, the only thing
> you can probably do is to use and external method that uses something
> like wget/lynx to post the data and get somthing back to be parsed by
> the method.
> Ed Colmar wrote:
> >Hi fellow zope hackers!
> >I'm building a site for someone who wants to have the entire site within
> >zope, to connect to dbs, etc... But they use a service that requires them
> >to post form data to a master server.
> >Is there an easy way (in dtml or python) to do this without seeing the
> >data transfer or ending up at th other server's pages?
> >So far I've considered making an external method that uses lynx and dumps
> >the return data. Is this the best way?
> >Thanks for the help!
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