From this page - http://www.onlinepoolsupply.net/pool-parts/index.htm
Find any part and click the button Add to Cart, and then:
The Find-A-Part program will be providing a form post, of variable named XML, containing the information of the product which the user wishes to purchase. The variable will be defined as follows:
Usually a number
Usually a number
Each of the items:
6. DimensionA, and
The data from the post must be parsed into variables, which can then be stored in a database, with the provided stored procedures. You will know the item has been added to the database (Shopping Cart) if you search the shopping cart and find the item, AAA, located in the basket with ID, CART_NUMBER. If the item was added to the database successfully, you must return a xml string through the same connection used to receive the item, stating the item was successful in adding it, or failed. The xml string back to the Find-A-Part program must be defined as follows:
With status="success" if successful or status ="failure" if not.
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
I would prefer for this to be done in ColdFusion or ASP.
On Windows 2000 Server & SQL Server