quick perl question

John Abreau jabr at blu.org
Thu Feb 10 16:08:26 EST 2000

On Thu, 10 Feb 2000 Phil Buckley <phil at infoinsomniax.com> wrote:

> A bit off topic, but I know someone out there will have this on the top
> of their head... 
> I want to pull in a cgi script that holds a handful of common functions.
> I thought the proper syntax was something like: 
> #!/usr/bin/perl
> use "common.cgi";
> but apparently it isn't.
> Can someone please gimme a quick dope-slap and remind me.


    use CGI qw/:standard/;

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