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Chapter 16. Forms > About CGI Scripts

About CGI Scripts

If you’re a non-programmer, the phrase CGI script may make you want to quickly close this book and forget about forms altogether. Hold on. What’s CGI? What’s a script? It’s not as impossible as it sounds. First, a script is another word for a program, just like Microsoft Word or Adobe Photoshop. Of course, the scripts you’ll use to process forms are a good deal simpler than commercial applications that cost hundreds of dollars. But they work in a similar way.


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