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5          FastCGI Developer&#39;s Kit Index Page
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14             FastCGI Developer&#39;s Kit
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21       <UL>
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23             <A HREF=".">doc</A> 
24             <UL>
25                <LI>
26                   <A HREF="fastcgi-whitepaper/fastcgi.htm">FastCGI Technical White Paper</A> Motivates FastCGI, then
27                   explains the FastCGI interface, FastCGI application roles, the FastCGI application library, server
28                   support for FastCGI, and FastCGI performance.
29                </LI>
30                <LI>
31                   <A HREF="fcgi-perf.htm">Understanding FastCGI Application Performance</A> Why FastCGI applications
32                   often run faster than applications coded directly to Web server APIs.
33                </LI>
34                <LI>
35                   <A HREF="fcgi-devel-kit.htm">FastCGI Developer&#39;s Kit</A><BR>
36                    
37                   <UL>
38                      <LI>
39                         How to configure and build the kit for your development platform.
40                      </LI>
41                      <LI>
42                         How to write applications using the libraries in the kit.
43                      </LI>
44                      <LI>
45                         Documents <TT>cgi-fcgi</TT>, a tool in the kit that allows you to develop and test FastCGI
46                         applications using a Web server that lacks FastCGI support.
47                      </LI>
48                   </UL>
49                </LI>
50                <LI>
51                   <A HREF="fastcgi-prog-guide/cover.htm">Open Market FastCGI 1.0 Programmer&#39;s Guide</A>
52                   Programmer-oriented documentation for developers of applications that run on the Open Market&#39;s
53                   Secure WebServer 2.0. The content overlaps considerably with Section 3 of the Developer&#39;s Kit
54                   document.
55                </LI>
56                <LI>
57                   <A HREF="FCGI_Accept.3">FCGI_Accept.3</A>, <A HREF="FCGI_Finish.3">FCGI_Finish.3</A>, <A HREF=
58                   "FCGI_SetExitStatus.3">FCGI_SetExitStatus.3</A>, <A HREF=
59                   "FCGI_StartFilterData.3">FCGI_StartFilterData.3</A>, and <A HREF="cgi-fcgi.1">cgi-fcgi.1</A>
60                   manpages.
61                </LI>
62                <LI>
63                   <A HREF="fcgi-perl.htm">Integrating FastCGI with Perl</A> How to build FastCGI support into the Perl
64                   interpreter and how to write FastCGI applications in Perl.
65                </LI>
66                <LI>
67                   <A HREF="fcgi-tcl.htm">Integrating FastCGI with Tcl</A> How to build FastCGI support into the Tcl
68                   interpreter and how to write FastCGI applications in Tcl.
69                </LI>
70                <LI>
71                   <A HREF="fcgi-java.htm">Integrating FastCGI with Java</A> How to build Web server applications in
72                   Java using FastCGI.
73                </LI>
74                <LI>
75                   <A HREF="www5-api-workshop.html">FastCGI: A High-Performance Gateway Interface</A> Position paper
76                   presented at the workshop &quot;Programming the Web -- a search for APIs&quot;, Fifth International
77                   World Wide Web Conference, 6 May 1996, Paris, France. A short paper, addressed to an audience of
78                   technical specialists.
79                </LI>
80                <LI>
81                   <A HREF="fcgi-spec.html">FastCGI Specification</A> document.<BR>
82                    Defines the interface between a FastCGI application and a Web server that supports FastCGI. This is
83                   dry stuff, not needed for writing applications!
84                </LI>
85             </UL>
86          </LI>
87          <LI>
88             <A HREF="../include/">include</A> .h files for the FastCGI libraries.
89          </LI>
90          <LI>
91             <A HREF="../libfcgi/">libfcgi</A> .c files for the FastCGI libraries.
92          </LI>
93          <LI>
94             <A HREF="../examples/">examples</A> Several example FastCGI programs.
95          </LI>
96          <LI>
97             <A HREF="../perl/">perl</A> The FastCGI Perl module, FCGI.pm.
98          </LI>
99          <LI>
100             <A HREF="../java/">java</A> The FastCGI Java library.
101          </LI>
102          <LI>
103             <A HREF="../cgi-fcgi/">cgi-fcgi</A> The CGI-to-FastCGI bridge source code.
104          </LI>
105       </UL>
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108          &copy; 1996, Open Market, Inc.
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