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Re: CGI versus CGI::* modules

by sauoq (Abbot)
on Jul 31, 2003 at 20:41 UTC ( #279777=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to CGI versus CGI::* modules

So my questions are: how many people still depend on CGI? How many have moved to using the other modules, and have you found that worthwhile? What are the best CGI::* modules to use that replace the functions of CGI?

As I've never used CGI.pm for output, I'm perfectly happy with CGI::Simple these days. I've found that it lives up to its claim and really is a drop-in replacement. (Thanks tachyon!)

And which are the ones that can generate XHTML compliant code?

I wouldn't look to the CGI:: modules for that. Consider using templates and generating your own XHTML compliant output.

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