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RE: Multiple actions for forms

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2004 15:06:04 +0000 (UTC)
To: Mark Birbeck <mark.birbeck@x-port.net>
Cc: 'Jason Henning' <bb@thehennings.com>, www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0402041502010.9089@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 4 Feb 2004, Mark Birbeck wrote:
>
> Since the first thing many server-side processes do is convert the
> name/value pairs received, into XML.

Ah, in those cases, yes it does indeed make sense.

I think those cases aren't anywhere near as common as you suggest, though.
Most Perl-based CGIs, for instance, just go straight from the uploaded
data to an in-memory hash representation.

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