[ic] Hello out there SEARCH PAGE MADNESS

Barney Treadway barney@ecomshare.com
Wed, 10 Jan 2001 10:27:07 -0700

Are you running sql on your back end (nothing personal implied)? or are
these text dbs?

If they're sql you could do your query via sql to select where according to
your parameters.

> I have this small problem, I need to exclude certain items from
> this search,
> the field is called "Xclass", all items with a "b" in that field
> should not
> be listed on the results page.
> I,ve tried everything even the insane. Any ideas boys and girls ?
> <FORM ACTION="[area search]">
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_coordinate VALUE=1>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_searchtype VALUE=db>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_matchlimit VALUE=10>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_sort_field VALUE=category>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_search_field VALUE=title>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_search_field VALUE=Xactor>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_column_op VALUE=ne>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_column_op VALUE=rm>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_searchspec VALUE=1>
> <INPUT MAXLENGTH=30 NAME=mv_searchspec type=text size=10>
> regards Joe