The web server called a small cgi mod-perl script ( ~200 lines ) that sent the request to the persistent process using sockets, wait for the response, and then sent that response to the webserver.
How does that differ from fastcgi? (That's a real question not an admonishment. I don't do webstuff :)
With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
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