[Nitro] Validation errors and redisplaying form field data....
Walter at mwsewall.com
Wed Sep 7 09:55:11 EDT 2005
What is the recommend way to redisplay a page, show the error info, but also have the previous user data show up as well.
Take a simple example. I have a form on the index page which has 2 text fields that correlate to 2 non Og related model fields.
Currently the form post to the "result" action. It then gets validated. If there is a validation error I store that in the flash and then issue a redirect_to_referer. Now it appears to be a true redirect which means the request params are empty, so I do not have the original post data. What is the pattern that everyone is using here? Do I need to store the params in a session and then manually pull them back out? Are there helpers that do this already?
I just feel like I am doing work that is probably already done by Nitro and I am missing a couple of fundamental points.
Thanks for any feedback,
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