WWW FAQs: How do I call a CGI script from a web page?


2005-07-20: If your web server supports both CGI and server side includes, then you can easily insert the output of a CGI script or program into a web page using server side includes. Use this syntax to insert the output of a CGI program located at the URL /cgi-bin/mycgi:

<!--#include virtual="/cgi-bin/mycgi"-->

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