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Problems with CGI

Vicky Wolf

Joined: Oct 17, 2008
Posts: 5
CGI is known for poor webserver performance and loose security. Why does javaranch choose to use CGI?

How has javaranch architectured its website aroung CGI? How is javaranch designed to overcome performance and security issues?

Are there more real life working apps like javaranch on the web?

SCJP 1.4, SCEA 5 (Step 1)
David O'Meara

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
Posts: 13459

Please see the thread in the JavaRanch forum.
Consider Paul's rocket mass heater.
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