passing values from one form to another

Diez B. Roggisch deets at nospam.web.de
Sat Nov 12 17:47:52 CET 2005


eight02645999 at yahoo.com wrote:
> hi
> 
> i have 3 python cgi scripts created, one is a login page(login.py),
> another is the main page(main.py) with a lot of user inputs and the
> last one is a python cgi script results.py to process main.py
> 
> In main.py, i am able to check for the value of the user and password
> field, eg
> 
> if form.has_key("user") and form["button"].value == "Login" and
> form.has_key("password"):
>   # show all fields
> 
> how can i also check for the user field in the results.py script? ie ,
> pass the value of the "user" to the python script..so that user must
> always login to get to results.py....

Use a session. Or pass the values as hidden form-fields, which gets 
pretty tedious.

Diez



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