I am new to the list and I would like to get some advice on SQL coding from time to time. I am currently working my way through Kevin Yank’s excellent tutorial and have hit a snag.
The control file, “index.php” tries to detect the “deletejoke” flag coming from the jokes.html.php file with the line:
but fails to detect it.
The jokes.html.php file sets up the “deletejoke” flag when the user presses the delete button on a particular joke with:
<form action=“?deletejoke” method=“post”>
I have tried various simple tests like displaying a simple message from the error.html.php file if the “deletejoke” flag is detected, but nothing happens. I think this means that the “deletejoke” flag is not being passed from jokes.html.php to index.php. I cannot find any reason for this since the other flags are all passing through and I am able to list the jokes and add new ones at will.
All the best,