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Module for creating an HTML form from a DB table?

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Contributed by Zombie Khelan on Feb 07, 2001 at 22:26 UTC
Q&A  > database programming


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I need to write a simple frontend for management of the contents of a database. I've written several before for various other databases here at work, and I'm tired of writing almost the exact same code time after time. Is there a module out there that can generate the code for HTML forms from a database table?

Answer: Module for creating an HTML form from a DB table?
contributed by davorg

A quick search of CPAN came up with DBIx::CGI which looks like it might do what you want.

Answer: Module for creating an HTML form from a DB table?
contributed by TheoPetersen

There are several Perl solutions for this. WDBI is a nice package; I can't seem to reach its home page right now, but it is cached at HotScripts.

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