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File: test_metabase_linked_select.php
Role: Example script
Content type: text/plain
Description: Example to demonstrate how to link multiple select inputs retrieving options from a database with the Metabase API
Class: Forms generation and validation
HTML forms generation and validation.
Author: By
Last change: Removed passing arguments by reference.
Date: 2 years ago
Size: 4,424 bytes
 

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<?php
/*
 * test_metabase_linked_select.php
 *
 * @(#) $Header: /opt2/ena/metal/forms/test_metabase_linked_select.php,v 1.5 2008/02/16 21:59:31 mlemos Exp $
 *
 */

   
define("METABASE_PATH","../metabase");
    require(
METABASE_PATH."/metabase_database.php");
    require(
METABASE_PATH."/metabase_interface.php");
    require(
"forms.php");
    require(
"form_linked_select.php");
    require(
"form_metabase_linked_select.php");

   
$arguments=array(
       
"Type"=>"mysql",
       
"User"=>"mysqluser",
       
"Password"=>"mysqlpassword",
       
"Database"=>"locations",
       
"IncludePath"=>METABASE_PATH,
       
"Debug"=>"error_log",
    );
   
MetabaseSetupDatabase($arguments,$database);

   
$continents=array(
       
""=>"Select continent",
       
"na"=>"North America",
       
"eu"=>"Europe",
       
"sa"=>"South America",
       
"as"=>"Asia",
       
"oc"=>"Oceania"
   
);

   
$form=new form_class;
   
$form->NAME="location_form";
   
$form->METHOD="GET";
   
$form->ACTION="";
   
$form->debug="error_log";
   
$form->AddInput(array(
       
"TYPE"=>"select",
       
"ID"=>"continent",
       
"NAME"=>"continent",
       
"LABEL"=>"<u>C</u>ontinent",
       
"ACCESSKEY"=>"C",
       
"VALUE"=>"",
       
"OPTIONS"=>$continents,
       
"ValidateAsNotEmpty"=>1,
       
"ValidationErrorMessage"=>"It was not specified a valid continent."
   
));
   
$form->AddInput(array(
       
"TYPE"=>"custom",
       
"ID"=>"country",
       
"NAME"=>"country",
       
"LABEL"=>"Coun<u>t</u>ry",
       
"ACCESSKEY"=>"t",
       
"CustomClass"=>"form_metabase_linked_select_class",
       
"Connection"=>$database,
       
"GroupsQuery"=>"SELECT code FROM continents",
       
"OptionsQuery"=>"SELECT code, name FROM countries WHERE continent=?",
       
"DefaultOption"=>"",
       
"DefaultOptionValue"=>"Select country",
       
"Dynamic"=>1,
       
"VALUE"=>"",
       
"LinkedInput"=>"continent",
       
"SIZE"=>3,
       
"AutoWidthLimit"=>0,
       
"AutoHeightLimit"=>0,
       
"ValidateAsNotEmpty"=>1,
       
"ValidationErrorMessage"=>"It was not specified a valid country."
   
));
   
$form->AddInput(array(
       
"TYPE"=>"custom",
       
"ID"=>"location",
       
"NAME"=>"location",
       
"LABEL"=>"<u>L</u>ocation",
       
"ACCESSKEY"=>"L",
       
"CustomClass"=>"form_metabase_linked_select_class",
       
"Connection"=>$database,
       
"GroupsQuery"=>"SELECT code FROM countries",
       
"OptionsQuery"=>"SELECT code, name FROM locations WHERE country=?",
       
"DefaultOption"=>"",
       
"DefaultOptionValue"=>"Select location",
       
"Dynamic"=>1,
       
"VALUE"=>"",
       
"LinkedInput"=>"country",
       
"SIZE"=>3,
       
"AutoWidthLimit"=>0,
       
"AutoHeightLimit"=>0,
       
"ValidateAsNotEmpty"=>1,
       
"ValidationErrorMessage"=>"It was not specified a valid location."
   
));
   
$form->AddInput(array(
       
"TYPE"=>"submit",
       
"VALUE"=>">",
       
"NAME"=>"update",
       
"SubForm"=>"update"
   
));
   
$form->AddInput(array(
       
"TYPE"=>"submit",
       
"VALUE"=>"Go",
       
"NAME"=>"doit"
   
));
   
$form->Connect("location", "doit", "ONCHANGE", "Click", array());

   
/*
     * This code is necessary to handle the requests for serving the
     * dynamically generated lists of options for linked select inputs.
     */
   
$form->HandleEvent($processed);
    if(
$processed)
        exit;


   
$form->LoadInputValues($form->WasSubmitted("doit"));
   
$verify=array();
    if(
$form->WasSubmitted("doit"))
    {
        if((
$error_message=$form->Validate($verify))=="")
           
$doit=1;
        else
        {
           
$doit=0;
           
$error_message=HtmlEntities($error_message);
        }
    }
    else
    {
       
$error_message="";
       
$doit=0;
    }

    if(!
$doit)
    {
        if(
strlen($error_message))
        {
           
Reset($verify);
           
$focus=Key($verify);
        }
        else
           
$focus='continent';
       
$form->ConnectFormToInput($focus, 'ONLOAD', 'Focus', array());
    }

   
$onload=HtmlSpecialChars($form->PageLoad());

?><!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
<html>
<head>
<title>Test for Manuel Lemos' PHP form class using the linked select plug-in input</title>
</head>
<body onload="<?php echo $onload; ?>" bgcolor="#cccccc">
<center><h1>Test for Manuel Lemos' PHP form class using the linked select plug-in input</h1></center>
<hr />
<?php
 
if($doit)
    {
       
$form->GetInputProperty("continent", "SelectedOption", $continent);
       
$form->GetInputProperty("country", "SelectedOption", $country);
       
$form->GetInputProperty("location", "SelectedOption", $location);
?>
<center><h2>The chosen location is <?php echo HtmlEntities($location), " (",HtmlEntities($country),", ",HtmlEntities($continent),")"; ?></h2></center>
<?php
   
}
    else
    {
       
$form->StartLayoutCapture();
       
$title="Linked select plug-in test";
       
$body_template="form_linked_select_body.html.php";
        include(
"templates/form_frame.html.php");
       
$form->EndLayoutCapture();

       
$form->DisplayOutput();
    }
?>
<hr />
</body>
</html>