getting cgi-bin in my pc

Posted on 2003-02-28
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Last Modified: 2013-12-25
I have  a feedback form in html. When i submit that form i should get the contents of that form to my email address. how to get that ? Wheather I need cgi-bin directory in my pc?
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Tintin earned 100 total points
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Short answer, "yes".

Longer answer:

1. Install Indigo Perl http://www.indigostar.com/indigoperl.htm

2.  Install FormMail - http://nms-cgi.sourceforge.net/scripts.shtml

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markhoy earned 100 total points
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do you mean, you have a form on a webserver and you want to send the form fields to your email address? Then you need either a cgi-bin form to email script (are you using Perl?)- ASk your hsoting company. If they offer access to cgi-bin they are likely to offer off the shelf email/ form scripts.



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