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Okay. Here's what I need

I want to have a javascript form, whose action is the value of an input box on a seperate form

Ex: I type in http://www.database.com/SendFormToHere.php in an input box on that page, and the action of my other form is http://www.database.com/ yatta yatta yatta

What'd be the code for this?
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<script>
function submitForm()
{
       document.fm1.action = document.fm1.fmAction.value
       document.fm1.submit();
}
</script>

<form name=fm1 method=post>
<input type=text name=fmAction value="youraction.php">
<input type=button value=submit onclick="submitForm()">
</form>

see if it helps
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by:TrentSilverleaf
ID: 9744482
Aye...

*Smacks self on forehead*

Why the hell didn't I think of that?

Anyway, thank you. Points for you
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by:ho_alan
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thx, u're welcome :-)
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