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Answer: How do I invoke a procedure on a server remotely?

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Apr 03, 2000 at 18:57 UTC ( #6726=categorized answer: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Q&A > network programming > How do I invoke a procedure on a server remotely? - Answer contributed by chromatic

If you want to get the output from another script, it's as simple as using LWP::Simple. See How can I load a webpage into my program?. That assumes that the script on another server is CGI and available through HTTP access.

If you're looking to execute a script through rsh or ssh or telnet, look for the Expect module. You can write something like a chat script with it.

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