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The World Wide Web (HTTP)

Unfortunately, the HTTP protocol is a bit too extensive to cover here. However, if you've read and understood the examples in this chapter then, you'll have little problem downloading some modules from the CPAN archives and quickly writing your own Web crawling programs. You can find out more about CPAN in Appendix A on Internet Resources

We will look at some Web CGI aspects and some Web Server applications in the following chapters.