Re: extend CGI

Ari Luotonen (
Wed, 5 Oct 1994 02:59:15 +0100

> So let me get this straight: PATH_INFO is that "extra"
> information after the server has removed the path to the script?
> In other words, in
> http://server.domain/htbin/somthing/extra?search
> it would be set to "extra". Is that right?

Yep, except that the slash is included in it, so it's /extra
PATH_TRANSLATED is the result of translating that as if client had
asked for it, so it might be /some/directory/foo/bar/extra


Ari Luotonen
Mosaic Communications Corp.
650 Castro Street, Suite 500
Mountain View, CA 94041, USA