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Subject Re: [Fwd: CGI examples in COBOL]
Date Tue, 11 Jul 2000 11:45:28 GMT

In a message dated 00-07-11 11:38:29 EDT, Ken Coar posted...

> To Whom It May Concern,
>  I am new in the WEB world. I have loaded your APACHE software on my HP3000 
> series 918 Computer System. I have used ADOBE's PAGEMILL to create a 
>  Now I'm trying to get it to run a CGI Script upon performing a SUBMIT on 
> Homepage. I have been able to get the Homepage to receive data on a page 
> field and then upon hitting the submit button. Return to the screen a 
> confirmation page. Now I need to take it a step further. I need to execute 
> CGI script upon doing the submit that will take the data in the Homepage 
> datafield and send it to a message file on my mainframe. I was told this 
> could be accomplished in COBOL, but am not able to find any COBOL examples. 
> Do you have any further information that might assist me. I'd appreciate 
> help you can give me.
>  Sincerely yours,
>  Frank Perrotto

No sweat. 

Just tell him to add the correct HTTP-IO-ELEMENTS 
section at the top of the COBOL program right underneath
all the PICTURE statements.

That works, doesn't it?

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