On Wed, 6 Sep 2000, David Efflandt wrote:You give an ominous impression of having failed to read Abigail's
> The first time the script is accessed with no parameters (to generate the
> first form), test the referer() and set it to a default (like your home
> page) if referer() does not have a value. Then pass this as a hidden
> variable through your forms and use that for your own back link on the
> last form (assuming CGI.pm function mode).
classic web page on the topic. What you're creating is a forward link
(all links are forward links in that sense), that might or might not
take the hon. usenaut forward to the place they came from, leaving
them even more confused than they were before.
And your procedures will have no effect on "the Back button", which
And, I'd surmise, still not solving the real problem that the OP is
I'd recommend the OP to take on board the fact that on the WWW,
This looks to me to be another case of "premature closure": the
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