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Problem with POST data

by rayamr (Initiate)
on Dec 22, 2015 at 12:28 UTC ( #1150950=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

rayamr has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

Hi, The POST data is not getting into the processing script and the only change that has been done on the servers are they have been upgraded to Perl version 5.22. The CGI params function is returning empty parameter fields when I send data through POST method. Is there any known issue in CGI with Perl 5.22 or anything related to processing POST data ?

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Re: Problem with POST data
by Corion (Patriarch) on Dec 22, 2015 at 12:33 UTC

    Can you show us a short HTML example and a short Perl program that exhibits the problem? I have not encountered problems with POST data, CGI and Perl.

    Also tell us what webserver you are using and whether you're talking about the module or the Common Gateway Interface.

    Also maybe read the documentation on mixing POST and GET parameters. This describes a problem in the other direction, GET parameters getting shadowed by POST parameters, but maybe that helps you find the real error cause.

Re: Problem with POST data
by derby (Abbot) on Dec 22, 2015 at 16:36 UTC

    Is CGI installed? It was removed from the core in 5.22

Re: Problem with POST data
by 2teez (Vicar) on Dec 22, 2015 at 17:44 UTC
Re: Problem with POST data
by Anonymous Monk on Dec 22, 2015 at 21:25 UTC
Re: Problem with POST data
by 5plit_func (Beadle) on Dec 22, 2015 at 23:13 UTC

    I guess this has being said. But i fill it needs to be repeated. Kindly show us some code or html that you are working on or that has the problems you are having trouble with

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