I think that some would probably not use CGI.pm because of their perception of run-time overhead. Overall, 'use CGI;' is wonderful and recommended practice when generating html-type content.
I could see that some would not use it (justifiably) for a very simple page or if it means rewriting what had been developed before CGI.pm became popular.
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Re: Re: A newbie's thoughts on CGI, and Learning a Lesson
by Beatnik (Parson) on May 27, 2001 at 17:35 UTC