[pmwiki-users] UpdateForm

Vince Administration vadmin at math.uconn.edu
Tue Nov 9 12:32:55 CST 2010

is anyone using SelectQuery and UpdateForm together?  It seems like it was designed to be able to have a SelectQuery form read the database, and fill in the UpdateForm form, but I don't see how the details work.  If anyone wants to share an example, I would appreciate it.   Thanks.

On Oct 22, 2010, at 3:18 PM, Hans wrote:

> Tuesday, October 19, 2010, 9:04:26 PM, Vince Administration wrote:
>> i have been looking at the documentation for DataPlates, DataQuery,
>> and UpdateForm, and I am becoming confused.  So perhaps this list
>> will point me in the correct direction.  Here is what I would like to do:
> Vince, I won't be able to help much with this.
> UpdateForm preceded DataQuery.
> DataPlates gives you just a front end to DataQuery, to use standard
> ZAP or Fox forms. A db table gets configured as a wiki page group,
> and a default form gets automatically created with which a user can
> add and edit db entries, which appear as wiki pages.
> You could modify the default form to suit your particular needs,
> so if you use Fox you would modify a fox form, or add your own.
> At least that is the idea, but it has been a while since I added the
> integration for Fox to DataPlates, and i can't give much support, if
> any. Perhaps you can experiment and see if it works.
> cheers,
>  ~Hans

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