Stopping double clicking with Perl CGI

David Cantrell david at
Thu May 22 15:49:31 BST 2008

On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 02:41:32PM +0100, Paul Makepeace wrote:
> On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 1:56 PM, David Cantrell <david at> wrote:
> > On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 01:23:56PM +0100, Paul Makepeace wrote:
> >>                         JavaScript is the right solution; you can't
> >> effectively do it with a trip to the server.
> > My bank's website disagrees with you.
> Banks, those institutions famed for superbly crafted, deeply
> intuitive, and ideally functional websites, yes...

I find my bank's website to be very useful and easy to use.

In any case, regardless of whether you like the site, it does prove that
it is possible to detect and deal with double-clicks without using

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