[Seaside] Use of onClick to call JavaScript

Bob Arning arning at charm.net
Fri Oct 22 21:59:49 UTC 2010

Hmmm.... try it with something other than a button. I think the clicking 
behavior is being pre-empted by the button itself.


On 10/22/10 5:52 PM, Thomas McCune wrote:
> In HTML it is possible to create a button in a form and cause 
> Javascript to execute
> using onClick. For example, the following form causes the JavaScript 
> alert function
> to be executed when the button is clicked.
> <form name="myForm">
> Name: <input type="text"
> onkeyup="ajaxFunction('Hello');" name="username" />
> Time: <input type="text" name="time" /><br>
> <input type=BUTTON onClick="alert('GoodBye');" value="GoodBye" />
> </form>
> In Seaside, I have tried to achieve the same without success with the
> following button definition:
> renderDoItButtonOn: html
>  html button with: 'Doit';
>   onClick: 'alert("GoodBye");'.
> The page refreshes but the JavaScript does not appear to execute. Is 
> there a way
> to accomplish this? I have tested onKeyUp: and it does execute the 
> string as
> JavaScript just as I expected.
> Thank you
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