Action address in HTML forms

Zbigniew Lukasiak zzbbyy at
Tue Mar 3 16:15:48 GMT 2009

On Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 5:03 PM, Leo Lapworth <leo at> wrote:
> 2009/3/3 Zbigniew Lukasiak <zzbbyy at>
>> When there are some invalid values sent from a form - then the usual
>> custom is to redisplay the same form with the appriopriate error
>> messages.  Thus the form needs to be redisplayed at it's own 'action'
>> address.   Is it then a reasonable rule when writing a 'high level web
>> library/framework' to restrict the forms to always submit to their own
>> address?
> Not sure this really scratches your itch.. but... are you using something
> like:
> There are Catalyst plugins for both of  these, if your really after a
> framework :)

Thanks - but as I've said - this is planned to be a 'high level
framework' - and it will be based on HTML::Formhandler most probably
(or maybe accepting some other lower-level form 'plugins').


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