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I have a web page(jsp) page which has a button save.When the user clicks save i should save the rendered HTML to a blob in the database.In all the file uploads i have done so far user will be providing the page on his local machine to upload.But here i have to save the current rendered page he is in.Please help me out.Any suggestions are welcome.Thanks in advance..
Thanks and Regards, Purna Chandra Rao CH. [ March 27, 2007: Message edited by: Purna Chandra Rao ]
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an HTML page is not something that gets infinitely transferred back and forth between the client and the server. There's no straightforward way to capture character-for-character the HTML that was sent out to the user on a return trip, much less pixel-for-pixel on how that particular browser rendered the page.
When you present an HTML form, what is sent to the server when the user clicks Submit is either a simple URL string or an encoded HTTP form POST data stream. Plus various headers and other types of overhead. There's a whole series of documents known as the "RFC"s that detail exactly how that data stream is formed. I had the questionable good fortune to have to have tried to make sense of them (urgently) 2 weeks ago when I did a special file upload project of my own.
Anything capable of doing more than that is not a standard part of a web browser. In fact, it's probably a virus.
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