[development] Using the Forms API to post information to an external source

Brian Vuyk brian at brianvuyk.com
Tue Aug 25 16:46:39 UTC 2009

Greg Knaddison wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 10:38 AM, Jamie Holly<hovercrafter at earthlink.net> wrote:
>> #method specifies the way the form is submitted (either POST or GET). You
>> want to change [#action] to the URL you want. Of course doing that will
>> remove any validation from the form in FAPI. You will have to do all the
>> validation yourself.
> Good point.  My response assumed the page it POSTS to will do the
> validation and present an error screen where the user can do
> something.
> Cheers,
> Greg
The external source is a Paypal API which does all the validation etc.

More information about the development mailing list