[thelist] Triggering an alert box

Chris Kavanagh chris at logorocks.com
Sat Mar 26 23:40:02 CST 2005

Hola list,

Thank the goddesses for illegal stimulants!  Coffee alone would never 
have kept me trucking this long.  I am coding, but I can't feel my 

To business: I have an <A HREF> on my intranet site that deletes an 
entry in the backend database.  The deletion can't be undone, so it 
might be nice to have an alert box that warns of such before actually 
completing the action.  What's the best way to do this?  I'm using 
ColdFusion, but maybe the best solution is JavaScript?

Peace and love (I'm not kidding about the stimulants),


a visual designer who is slowly becoming less clueless about the 
technical stuff

"love lies in pools of questions...love stays away from me
  love dies, and there's no question...i'm gone, baby, i'm all the way 

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