[ic] Forms Validation

Stefan Hornburg racke at linuxia.de
Mon Dec 12 10:38:58 EST 2005

doug1 at ultimatepassage.com wrote:
> Perhaps someone here can steer me in the right direction.
> I am setting up a store using 5.3.2.  We are using the beta version 
> because of the composite primary key functionality afforded to us in 5.3.2.
> In earlier versions of interchange, we used to do forms validation in 
> the form instead of in the etc/order_profile by doing something like:
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_todo VALUE=return>
> <INPUT TYPE=hidden NAME=mv_form_profile VALUE=Check_form>
> then, we did [set] block  "Check_form" like so:
> [set Check_form]
> &success=index
> &fail=@@MV_PAGE@@
> field_1=required
> field_2=required
> &fatal=1
> field_3=required
> [/set]
> This does not seem to work anymore.  At one time I remember this logic 
> existed in the checkout page.  Can someone tell me if this still works 
> or has this been deprecated?

Form validation via mv_form_profile isn't deprecated and should really
work with 5.3.2.

* Check your error log for error messages.
* Add a line like [calc]Log("I'm here"); [/calc] to your profile so you
   are really sure that the profile is called.


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