[pmwiki-users] Checkbox and FoxContacts

Hans design5 at softflow.co.uk
Wed May 27 11:16:50 CDT 2009

Wednesday, May 27, 2009, 3:16:11 PM, Jim Beuerle wrote:

> How would I modify the FoxContacts package to use checkbox and have
> the ability to UPDATE them?  Herr are some of the things I have tried without success.

> For example, an original line from the NewContact form is

> || '''Country:''' ||(:input text name=$:country size=60:) ||

> Is this the coding for using a checkbox?

> || '''Country:''' ||(:input checkbox name=$:country[]
> value="country 1":) Country 1  (:input checkbox name=$:country[]
> value="country 2":) Country 2 ....

I don't think PmWiki handles PTVs as arrays, so I think there is no
solution to what you wish.

Also checkboxes allow multiple selections, which would pose a problem
for a PTV update, even if it was possible.

It is not really a Fox problem, but one of Input and PTV handling.


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