On Thu, Jul 20, 2006 at 10:13:31AM +0200, Becky F. wrote:
Hi, thanks for the reply.
I have a basic form in rhtml that I’m sending the contents of to a Java
class method via soap. So far I have the controller successfully
extracting the filled out forms contents properly, and not sure where to
go from there (I have about 3 weeks experience working with rails so
excuse the simple questions :D)
Thanks again, I hope that’s clearer,
Not really, no. Your descriptions are pretty thin on useful detail,
what role each part of your system plays.
What I think you’re shooting for is something like so:
User requests a page via a Rails app, which contains a HTML form
User fills out form, submits it to another action in your Rails app
This action takes the values of the params array;
The values extracted from params need to be sent via a SOAP call to
sort of external service for further processing.
It’s this last step you’re getting hung up on, right? If so, the answer
that is pretty straight-forward – the Pickaxe has all the examples you
to make a straight-forward SOAP call. My PDF has it at page 237, but
whole SOAP and Web Services section is valuable to read if you’re
If, of course, my description above is off-base, then you’ll need to
what exactly you’re after. The point-by-point data flow is a good way