Exercises, examples and other material relating to training module P412. This topic is presented on public course Using Perl on the Web
The CGI.pm module provides a huge array of subroutines that enable you to handle CGI requests and generate HTML web pages in response without having to code down to the URL decoding and tag generation level yourself.
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Perl's CGI.pm module allows both a structured and Object Oriented approach to generating and handling web pages via the Common Gateway Interface. It was written (a long time ago now) to provide a library of routines to help Perl programmers write web applications without having to (re)write or roll ...
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What does CGI.pm provide?
Object and procedural interfaces.
HTML element support.
Reading from a form.
State and cookies via CGI.pm.
Shopping cart example.
Handling multiple select fields.
File uploads via CGI.pm
Further uses of header.
Introduction to the LWP module.
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