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http://hrblock.host22.com/output.html
output written to this file

http://hrblock.host22.com/order.html
<html><body>
<h4>Tizag Art Supply Order Form</h4>
<form action="process.php" method="post"> 
<select name="item"> 
<option>Paint</option>
<option>Brushes</option>
<option>Erasers</option>
</select>
Quantity: <input name="quantity" type="text" /> 
<input type="submit" />
</form>
</body></html>

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http://hrblock.host22.com/process.php
<html><body>
<?php

$myFile = "output.html";
$fh = fopen($myFile, 'a');

$quantity = $_POST['quantity'];
$item = $_POST['item'];




$output= "On ".(date("D F d H:i:s",time()))." , You ordered ". $quantity . " " . $item . ".<br />";
fwrite($fh, $output);
echo $output;
?>
</body></html>

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This may use curl

Could you please create a php script to write to
order.html textbox
<input name="quantity" type="text" />
 and press submit button
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Question by:rgb192
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<?php
 define('POSTURL', 'http://hrblock.host22.com/process.php');
 define('POSTVARS', 'quantity=2&item=paint');  // POST VARIABLES TO BE SENT
 
 $ch = curl_init(POSTURL);
 curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POST      ,1);
 curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS    ,POSTVARS);
 curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION  ,1);
 curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_HEADER      ,0);  // DO NOT RETURN HTTP HEADERS
 curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER  ,1);  // RETURN THE CONTENTS OF THE CALL
 $Rec_Data = curl_exec($ch);

 curl_close($ch);

exit;
?>

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by:rgb192
ID: 38851453
works great
sends the post

thanks
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