Term of the Week: CGI

by Bradley L. Jones

This week's Term of the Week column tackles CGI - Common Gateway Interface.

CGI has been around many years. CGI stands for Common Gateway Interface. The purpose of CGI is to connect a Web server to an external application.

Web pages are generally created with HTML. The HTML is sent to a browser which translates the HTML

This article was originally published on Tuesday Aug 28th 2001
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