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CGI Question

nirjari patel
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Joined: Apr 23, 2009
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Whats CGI ?
When CGI programming is done using Perl, is it just normal Perl programming which has some features because of which this program is called CGI ?
Do I need to import or is there anything different needed to be done to code CGI ? I mean, is there any compiler required , or say servlets require servlet interface, does CGI need anything like that ?

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Joachim Rohde
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Joined: Nov 27, 2006
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Gateway_Interface
You don't necessarily have to use Perl to program CGI.
 
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