Re: [PBML] Testing Perl Locally?
- youwenjia wrote:
> Hi,Unfortunately, a server must be involved. You have to install and run a local (your machine only) web server to execute CGIs. Alternatively, you could rewrite everything as AJAX. Both, however, are beyond the scope of this list.
> I have installed ActivePerl on my computer which is not a server. Perl
> scripts run well at DOS prompt. However, when I use a browser (IE,
> Firefox) to access perl scripts (*.pl), it will display the content of
> the script or the browser will ask me to download it. How do I make
> them run and the results (often a webpage) can be viewed the browser?
> (Note, both Perl and the browser all lie in the same computer; no
> server is involved.)
Just my 0.00000002 million dollars worth,
"For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them."