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I need a script that enables the users to add/change/remove himself to a database with his password.
This can't be too hard? But since I'm a beginner I need big help.

Of course, the visitors to my site should also be able to list/search the registered users.
For a custom-made script you get MUCH more points!!!

Thanks! /Anders
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by:Topace
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I am working on this myself.  I can design you a script, but it may take a few days.  I am trying to get help on how to get it to connect back to the HTML page, other than that I have it.


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by:snoffy
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Topace, ok, hope this question is still here then.
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by:Topace
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Here is what I have SO FAR:

(C++ Document BTW)

HTML PAGE:

<HEAD> <TITLE> Yada Yada Yada...Some Code....


<FORM NAME="Passlock" METHOD=POST ACTION="cgi-bin/passlok.cgi? // Here is where I am getting

// confused.  I need to know how to get the member and password // fields to be compared in the SCRIPT.

Membername: <INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="member"><br>
Password: <INPUT TYPE="password" NAME="password"><br>
<CENTER><INPUT TYPE="SUBMIT" VALUE="SUBMIT">
</FORM>

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Let's just hope some pro stumbles over this question =)
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by:Topace
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Yeah...

Let's hope.

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by:tpryor
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i put the answer in the perl topic area

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petergo earned 200 total points
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Guys,
Don't re-invent the wheel.
There are downloadable scripts already available to do these.
Try http://icthus.net/CGI-City/ and search for "database" and "password". I'm sure you'll find something easy to modify and configure.
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