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How to call a CGI URL from JSP

 
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Hello,

From my jsp page I need to call a url to a perl script running on apache web server. The perl script does some calculations and generates the output. I want the generated output to be included in the jsp page that calls the url

Any idea how to achieve it? I tried calling response.sendRedirect("http://myexampleserver.com/cgi-bin/www/test/test.pl") but it loads the resulting page genereated by the perl script into the browser with the url as "http://myexampleserver.com/cgi-bin/www/test/test.pl".

I want the resulting page to be embedded into test.jsp

thanks a lot
Joe
 
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Thank you very much for your reply. That is exactly what I was looking for.
 
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