• Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 187
  • Last Modified:

Redirecting a Perl Page To ASP/ASP.Net Page

Hi All,
Can Anybody help me out on how to redirect from a perl page to ASP/ASP.Net Page. I have a perl script which perform some function and i want as the script is executed it should redirect to a ASP/ASP.Net Page with some query string. I need to know how can I accomplish this task.
I am using awstats(awstats.sourceforge.net) to see my site statistics and i wand to forward the bandwidth usage to ASP/ASP.Net page which is calculated through perl Script.
Any Help in this regard is higly appreciated in advance.

Jaffer Mumtaz
1 Solution
Hi, Jaffer, and congratulations on asking your first question.

An ordinary redirect is pretty simple. It's just an HTTP header line in the response that looks like:

Location: http://host.domain.tld/path/to/target/ThePage.asp?querystring

If you're using CGI.pm (usually a good idea), you'd do something like:

my $url = 'http://host.domain.tld/path/to/target/ThePage.asp?querystring';
print $query->redirect( $url);

(that's not complete, standalone code). The implementation langage of the page at the other end of the redirect is not a relevant consideration. It could be Perl, it could be ASP, or it could be any other CGI implementation language.

If this isn't what you had in mind, please explain your problem in a bit more detail. You may be intending "forward" and "redirect" in some other sense than I've been able to interpret.
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

Join & Write a Comment

Featured Post

Free Tool: ZipGrep

ZipGrep is a utility that can list and search zip (.war, .ear, .jar, etc) archives for text patterns, without the need to extract the archive's contents.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way to say thank you for being a part of the community.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now