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BoneHeadicus




msg:443723
 3:38 am on Feb 13, 2001 (gmt 0)

Anybody got a way to get the hidden input field 'recipient' on formmail off the form page and into the script? In other words the script automatically knows where to send the forms.

 

sugarkane




msg:443724
 10:51 am on Feb 13, 2001 (gmt 0)

Yup.
A quick hack is to find the line:

print MAIL "To: $Config{'recipient'}\n";

in the send_mail subroutine, and change it to

print MAIL "To: user\@domain.com\n";

(the backslash before the @ is vital or it'll break)

The script checks for a recipient field in the submitted form, so you'll have to put a dummy address (eg bitbucket@nospamplease.com) in your HTML.

BoneHeadicus




msg:443725
 6:48 pm on Feb 14, 2001 (gmt 0)

Thanks.....it works fine that way.

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