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By James N Hitz
What's this Lesson About?
In this lesson we will learn how to grab data from a HTML form, feed it to a CGI program created of course in ..... you guessed it - PHP. We will also see how to use the data supplied using a HTML form (I call this form data) in our PHP scripts. It is therefore VERY small wonder that I will expect you to know your HTML forms in-out. No compromise. And not only that...
If you're the kind of guy who likes creating sloppy HTML code, I am sorry. This so because you will at least have to supply the name attribute for every form widget in your HTML forms. Let me explain...