simple cgi program
aahz at pythoncraft.com
Sun Jan 24 19:14:29 CET 2010
In article <4b531bf9$0$1140$4fafbaef at reader1.news.tin.it>,
superpollo <utente at esempio.net> wrote:
>i would like to submit the following code for review. it is a simple
>common gateway interface program, which uses the least possible
>libraries for the sake of mechanism undertanding.
You should probably factor this into two or three functions. I would
not rename urllib here -- it's too common to want to use "url" for an
You should not use readline() -- just use read(). Which then obviates
the need for the test (there's no real need for using CONTENT_LENGTH for
this purpose IIRC).
The value for "me" is wrong unless your cgi is installed as a top-level
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