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Re^2: CGI: newlines, write exactly "\r\n" to end the headers, then turn off binmode

by rizzo (Curate)
on Mar 09, 2018 at 15:31 UTC ( [id://1210573]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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    What is the correct form of response from a CGI script?
    Using gives excellent platform independence, including EBCDIC s
    +ystems. selects an appropriate newline representation ($CGI::C
    +RLF) and sets binmode as appropriate.
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    Few people today are aware of the EOL issue, because systems generally
    (but not always!) make it transparent.  For example, the RFC Editor
    stores the official RFC archive on a Unix system whose native EOL is a
    transmission across the Internet, and your FTP client in turn
    translates each CR LF into whatever the EOL convention of your

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