Could any one out there answer my below question because I am confusing
1) what is the ways in which the web browser passes data from an HTML form
to the web server according to whether the request to the server uses the
GET method or the POST method.
2)what is the ways in which the web server passes data from a CGI program
according to whether the request to the server uses the GET method or the
3) what is the difference between the way a web server typically invokes a
Perl script and the way it typically invokes a PHP script.
4) what is the pros and cons of each approach described in question 3.
5) It is possible for CGI script both to cause an HTML form to be
displayed and to respond to user input to that form. how these separate
processes can be carried out by a single script.
6) how information from HTML form gets to a CGI script? what is the steps
that take place from when the user submit the form.
7) Suppose a CGI script has been created on a PC workstation. what is the
practical steps involved in moving this script to a Unix/Linux web server
and making it available to be invoked from an HTML web page.
8) Using Perl indicate two aspects that are deemed essential for access to
a file. how they are used and, in each case, what their effect is?
9) Indicate one aspect that makes file access more robust and indicate its
10) what is the advantages and disadvantages of two important approaches
to server-side programming. and can you specify the example for it as well.
Thanks a lot.... I am a newbie and all this question might be help me
know more about web server and how they work...