FastCGI for Netscape Server

Scott Nedderman (scottn@staff.prodigy.com)
Thu, 26 Sep 1996 11:14:23 -0400

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From: Scott Nedderman <scottn@staff.prodigy.com>
To: "fastcgi-developers@OpenMarket.com"
Subject: FastCGI for Netscape Server
Date: Thu, 26 Sep 1996 11:14:23 -0400

Here's the result of my query to Netscape about FastCGI.
Thought some of you would be interested.

Has anyone tried to write a FastCGI module in NSAPI yet?

--scott


>From the Product Manager:
> 
> Lisa, we don't have any plans to do FastCGI (as defined by OpenMarket)
> in Enterprise 3.0. Instead for those writing CGI's in C/C++ (the people
> who care about fast CGI) we plan to make building server plug-ins as
> easy to define and load as CGI (no obj.conf editing, dynamic loading,
> etc), and let them run outside the server process just like CGI.
> 
> John

> > In the meantime, developers can use the Java VM or JavaScript to get
> > better performance than CGI.
> >
> > david
> >

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> > >
> > > Subject: FastCGI?
> > > Date: Fri, 20 Sep 1996 10:24:04 -0700 (PDT)
> > > From: Developer Relations <devinfo@netscape.com>
> > > To: dev_supp@netscape.com
> > >
> > > >Return-Path: scottn@staff.prodigy.net
> > > >Date: Fri, 20 Sep 1996 11:28:28 -0400
> > > >From: Scott Nedderman <scottn@staff.prodigy.com>
> > > >Reply-To: scottn@staff.prodigy.com
> > > >To: devinfo@netscape.com
> > > >Subject: FastCGI?
> > > >
> > > >Does Netscape have any plans with regards to FastCGI?
> > > >This seems to be a much better general solution than
> > > >writing all of our apps in NSAPI.
> > > >
> > > >Scott Nedderman
> > > >scottn@staff.prodigy.net
> > > >
> > > >
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