This site ignores complicatedly explanation on CGI interacting
theory and its limitations, either its history or evaluations. It is designed
for who already had some knowledge on CGI, and want to write dynamic web
page. I rather said it is a reference for programmers who temporary forgot
a CGI variable, or its syntax.
|Basic Tip 1
|By default, CGI program should be located at ../public_html/cgi-bin
directory, make sure its readable and executable by others.
|Basic Tip 2
|If you insert CGI in your web page, the document should be ended with
do not use .htm
|Basic Tip 3
|When you request a page with CGI program, be sure the your call is
sent to its server. Use direct open from file (file -> open page)
will not run the CGI program.