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Kevin Meltzer : Writing CGI Applications with Perl

Author: Kevin Meltzer
Title: Writing CGI Applications with Perl
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Published in: English
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 560
Date: 2001-02-25
ISBN: 0201710145
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
Weight: 2.05 pounds
Size: 0.79 x 7.4 x 8.9 inches
Edition: 1
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Writing CGI Applications with Perl is a start-to-finish guide to accomplishing key Web development tasks by fully using the power of Perl and CGI together. Using extensive examples, careful line-by-line explanations, and skill-stretching exercises, it not only provides useful cut-and-paste code: it also teaches the practical skills and techniques you'll need to build virtually any CGI-based application. Kevin Meltzer and Brent Michalski cover every key area of Web application development with Perl: database integration, form and file handling, security, e-mail, graphics, and more. The book's in-depth coverage includes: working with HTML Web forms and obtaining user input; placing cookies and tracking clicks; connecting to POP3 e-mail servers; embedding Perl in HTML using HTML::Mason; remote file management across the Web; creating dynamic images; and working with XML. The book also provides detailed explanations and examples of working with Perl DBI, as well as start-to-finish coverage of configuring and using the popular mod_perl Apache module. All of the sample code will be available at a companion web site.
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