To create a GET transaction using Connection Manager, you will need to construct a querystring of key-value pairs and append it to the URL. The following code example provides a step-by-step approach to creating a simple GET transaction.
Click "Send a GET Request" below to try it out, then read the description below to learn how to create a simple transaction using Connection Manager.
Construct a querystring with two key-value pairs of
username = anonymous and
userid = 0:
Create a callback object to handle the response, and pass an object literal to both
failure handlers as the argument.
YAHOO.util.Connect.asyncRequest to send the request to
and the PHP file will return the readable output of
handleSuccess callback will print the response object's properties, including
the server response data.
Note: Logging and debugging is currently turned off for this example.
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