Date: Thu, 18 May 2000 09:43:01 -0700
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From: "David L. Cassell" <Cassell.David@EPAMAIL.EPA.GOV>
Subject: Re: SAS, COBOL, PL/1, ...
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> > CGI ! :-(
> ** CGI = the Common Gateway Interface is an Interface - not a programming
> language. The CGI can be implemented in many different languages.. SAS,
> Perl, C, C++, Tk/Tcl, Python, ad nauseum...
Precisely my point, Michael. I wrote that because Faith Sloan had
harped on just this issue [for just a couple seconds] in her talk
at SUGI 25.
And, of course, CGI can even be implemented using non-languages.
I've seen CGI scripts which were just unix shell scripts. <shudder>
David Cassell, OAO email@example.com
Senior computing specialist