Forum: Ruby on Rails Extending the onclick properties with link_to ?

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Todd S. (Guest)
on 2006-02-18 06:57
I'm currently using a link_to function to generate an Ajax call.  I'd
like to be able to introduce other operations that occur upon click but
I'm not aware of a way to add to link_to's funtionality.

I have a div which is hidden and would like to set it to be visible
before (or after) the Ajax call.
Kevin O. (Guest)
on 2006-02-18 09:16
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Use link_to_remote.. it has a :before, :complete, and :loading callback
hook that you can use to perform AJAX actions.

_Kevin
Todd S. (Guest)
on 2006-02-19 18:06
my mistake, I was actually using link_to_remote but I had never used the
:complete option.  This does the trick.  thanks.
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