On Sun, Jan 31, 2010 at 9:11 PM, HS WAI <drwaiyy@yahoo.com.sg> wrote:
Hi,
 
Thanks for your prompt response.
I want to get the value form user input/selected option
 
<html>
<body>
<select name='query' id='query'>
  <option value='a'>a</option>
  <option value='b'>b</option>
</select>
 
<%
  # How to get user selected option?
  
  # what I want to do ....
  # if option == a,  get data from a xml file... where the childNode is "a"
  #
  # i.e. select different option will get different data from a xml file
  # no form is called
%>
 
 <input type="hidden" id="selected" name="selected" value="<%= #data from xml %>">
 
</body>
</html>
 

Thanks for your help and advise.
Hi,

Take a look at WebKit/Examples/ListBox.py for how to handle the client's post (action) and get at the values in the form. You'll basically look  at self.request().field('yourfieldnamehere') to get the submitted value.
There are a number of useful examples in that directory that should help you.

Best Regards,
Steve
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