|Posted by:||am_pcguy (ampcg…@warmmail.com)|
|Date:||Tue, 26 Sep 2006|
I have a web based application for my company. We use Coldfusion, I
Right now I use the command:
<cfhttp URL="http://server:port" method="get" Timeout="20" charset="UTF-8">
<cfhttpparam name="var" type="CGI" value="command I send">
this connects to an application on another server listening on the
provided port for a request. When it sees the command a parser
reads the command and formats an XML file that is returned to the web
page. I can parse the XML and use it to fill out the page.
I've read about using "ActiveXObject(Microsoft.XMLHTTP)" and
onreadystatechange to dynamically update a web page.
to update the page. Say if you need to change an address,
you could submit the change and just the address would be updated on the
page, so it isn't necessary for the remote server to return the entire
account information again.