[thelist] Javascript between sites

Peter-Paul Koch gassinaumasis at hotmail.com
Mon Sep 17 06:39:08 CDT 2001

>I've been working on a problem in Javascript. I am trying to build a little
>frameset that allows me to submit a form in one frame from a button in the
>other frame. This shouldn't be too hard, using something like:
>Where bottom is the name of the other frame and the form is the 3rd form on
>the page (it is unnamed).
>I'm wondering if the problem is because the lower frame is on another 
>to the top frame? Is that a security issue that the browser has closed off?

Yep. If a page comes from another server you may not access its JavaScript 
methods and properties. This is for security reasons.


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