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Re: Perl proxy script

by EvdB (Deacon)
on Apr 18, 2005 at 09:06 UTC ( #448759=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Perl proxy script

As you are on a shared host it is unlikely that you'd be able to take advantage of mod_perl or mod_proxy as suggested.

Take a look at LWP, specifically LWP::Simple. It should be easy to write a quick script something like this (not tested):

#!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; use CGI; use LWP::Simple; my $url = CGI->param('url'); print CGI->header; print get( $url );
which would be called using something like: This is primitive but should work for very basic things.

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