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You can use many different things to upload it... lwp, wget, curl, or even pure sockets. Here is an lwp based uploader with a Tk front-end -> tk-http-file-upload-w-progress You can rip out the Tk code if you want, and have a console app

Here is the cgi which receives it.

#!/usr/bin/perl use warnings; use strict; use CGI; use CGI::Carp 'fatalsToBrowser'; #my $maxsize = 1024 * 100; #max 100K my $maxsize = 1024 * 20000; #max 20M #$CGI::POST_MAX= $maxsize; # max 100K posts !not working right? #$CGI::DISABLE_UPLOADS = 1; # no uploads my $query = new CGI; my $upload_dir = "uploads"; #permissions for dir are set print $query->header(); if($ENV{CONTENT_LENGTH} > $maxsize){ print "file too large - must be less than $maxsize bytes"; exit; } my $file = $query->param("file"); my $filename = $file; $filename =~s/.*[\/\\](.*)/$1/; open (UPLOADFILE, ">$upload_dir/$filename"); $/= \8192; # sets 8192 byte buffer chunks, perldoc perlvar while ( <$file> ){ print UPLOADFILE $_; #select(undef,undef,undef,.05); #for testing } close UPLOADFILE; print <<END_HTML; <HTML> <HEAD> <TITLE>Thanks!</TITLE> </HEAD> <BODY bgcolor="#ffffff"><br> <P>Thanks for uploading file : $filename!</P> </BODY> </HTML> END_HTML

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In reply to Re: How to upload file without using FTP? by zentara
in thread How to upload file without using FTP? by madtoperl

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