[fpc-pascal]CGI Programming

Michael Van Canneyt michael.vancanneyt at wisa.be
Mon Jun 9 21:50:33 CEST 2003

On Mon, 9 Jun 2003, James Mills wrote:

> On Mon, Jun 09, 2003 at 06:10:25AM -0600, vkrish at vkrish.cjb.net wrote:
> >
> >
> > >
> > > ezcgi is outdated. The new release 1.0.8 contains the 'cgiapp' unit
> > > which has all that ezcgi had, but is embedded more in the FCL.
> ezcgi is outdated ? It suits me just fine :)
> How is cgiapp better than ezcgi (just because it's more embedded into
> the FCL?)

ezcgi uses some dirty tricks to get at the needed variables under windows.
cgiapp is entirely cross-platform. But it was based heavily on ezcgi.

I don't want to say that ezcgi was bad, not at all. Just cgiapp fits more
in a general approach to applications we want to introduce in the FCL,
and which was not present when ezcgi was first developed.


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