[Mailman-Users] store in database
nettings at folkwang-hochschule.de
Mon Jun 3 23:22:08 CEST 2002
Angelo Marcos Rigo wrote:
> hy list
> I would like to ask if i can make a subscripting form,
> asking more data from the user like adress, profession, phone number
> to store in a database ?
that should be possible, but it will involve some programming work on
your part. i don't know python, so i would do it with php and mysql.
look at the mailman subscription page:
<form Method=POST ACTION="../subscribe/linux-audio-announce">
<b><font COLOR="#000000">Subscribing to
<td BGCOLOR="#dddddd" WIDTH="55%">Your email address:</td>
<td WIDTH="33%"><input type="Text" name="email" size="30">
<td BGCOLOR="#dddddd">Pick a password:</td>
<td BGCOLOR="#dddddd">Reenter password to confirm:</td>
<td><input type="Password" name="pw-conf" size="15"></td>
<center><input type="Submit" name="email-button"
all you need to do is replace it with a php page that
a) asks for all the data you need
b) stores it in a database (which is quite trivial when you have the php
manual and know a little SQL, if not, i'd recommend to shop at
o'reilly's or to look on freshmeat for a simple php database application
and is followed by another php page that sends the data needed by
mailman to ../subscribe/linux-audio-announce.
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