I'm a very lazy coder, so you might consider the following useful.
After one or two scripts, I decided that even that little CGI
thing, fastCGI or whatever, was way too much work. Hence,
I spend half a day to configure PHP, and
used that for the simple stuff. For elaborate checking, I
fire up some perl script, because PHP is not a very powerful
language. But it is very simple to retrieve forms and
to do some straightforward things with it.
PHP gives you every field of the forms back as a variable
with the same name! So, no trouble with parsing.
Also, some build-in functions to generate PNG's and it's
also easy to link with RDBM's (postgresql). It also has
some build-in checker for user-input, to prevent
You should check it out, methink.
And... just my 0.002 $.
I was dreaming of guitarnotes that would irritate an executive kind of guy (FZ)
Update: cleaned up some very sloppy language.
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