I’m trying to do this latest project using Restful techniques, but how
do you deal with Ajax and http POSTs?
I have a helper function that generates a paginated, searchable custom
ajax grid (developed pre-rest). The form_remote_tag really, really
wants to use post. The observe_field wants to post. I had
eventually wanted to use an autocomplete, but that uses post as well.
A post to the “list” url attempts to create a new resource.
How do you all deal with this?
- Create a ;search/filter type action for the postbacks?
- Somehow get all these events to use GET?
- Inspect the post and determine best course of action (feels like a
I’ve been muckin’ around with this but the answer has not jumped out
at me yet.
Thanks in advance…