http put

From: Dave Barr (
Date: Thu, May 20 1999

From: "Dave Barr" <>
To: <>
Cc: "'tanming fong'" <Tanming.Fong@PICO@PTLSANJOSE>
Date: Wed, 19 May 1999 22:02:38 -0700
Message-ID: <000001bea27d$fe1bf790$>
Subject: http put

I want to put a file on a http server and run a script to process that file.
Can anybody tell me how this should be done. At the moment I am thinking
that I will do a PUT, and then call a CGI script which knows the name of the
file and it's location and processes the file. However this seems a bit
cumbersome to me since it involves 2 separate http requests.

My question is how do I run a CGI script on a server, passing in a file as a

Thanks for any info.