Re: Returning state info via hyperlink

Claude Devarenne (
Tue, 19 Sep 1995 09:58:41 -0700 (PDT)

Hi Brian,

To invoke a script from a href you can do this:

<a method=post href="/cgi-bin/program_name?state_info=the_state">name</a>

I call scripts from within a href all the time and pass them arguments.


On Sun, 17 Sep 1995 wrote:

> Has anyone been able to return state information (<input type="hidden"...) with
> a hyperlink. In other words <input type="submit" name="name" ..> renders a
> button with the name "name". Instead of a button, I would like to render a
> hyperlink word "name". Thanks in advance for your help.
> Brian