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CGI is a standard mechanism by which a web server can pass your queries (typically supplied through a web form) to a dedicated program (for example, your Python program) and display the result as a web page. It is a simple way of creating web applications without writing your own special-purpose application server.


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CGI enables server to run PHP, Python programs...