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Hey All, I'm new to Perl and cou

Hey All, I'm new to Perl and cou

Hey All, I'm new to Perl and cou

Hey All,

I'm new to Perl and could surely use your help. I've created a script and placed it in my cgi-bin, however, I get the following error message instead: Premature end of script handler /data1/hm/harmani.com/cgi-bin/form.cgi

At present, my form is located at http://www.harmani.com/feedback/form.html

the following is my script:
sub get_form_data

#Get the input

read(STDIN, $buffer,$ENV{'Content_Length'} );

#Split the name-value pairs
@parirs=split(/&/, $buffer);
foreach $pair (@paris)


($name, $value)=split(/=/, $pair);
#Un-Webify plus signs and %-encoding

$value=~tr/+/ /;
sub send_email
open(MAIL, "/var/qmail/bin/qmail-inject -t $to") || die
("can't open sendmail");
print MAIL "From: $FORM{'email'}\n";
print MAIL "To: $to\n";
print MAIL "Subject: Form submission\n\n";
# print out the form results
print MAIL "Name: $FORM{'Name1'}\n";
print MAIl "Title: $FORM{'Title'}\n;
print MAIL "E-mail: $FORM{'Email'}\n;
print MAIL "Address: $FORM{'Address'}\n;
print MAIL "Gender: $FORM{'Gender'}\n;
print MAIL "Age: $FORM{'Age}\n;
print MAIL "Date of Birth: $FORM{'DOB'}\n;
print MAIL "How did you find out about Harmani?: $FORM{'Info1'}\n;
print MAIL "What is it that you like about Harmani?: $FORM{'Info2'}\n;
print MAIL "What would you like to see improved at Harmani?: $FORM{'Comment'}\n;
close (MAIL);
sub print_thankyou_page
print "Content-type: text/html\n\n";
print "<HTML>\n<HEAD>\n<BODY BGCOLOR=\"#FFFF99\">\n
print "<H3>Thank you</H3>\n\n";
print "<P>\n";
print "Thank you for your submission\n";
print "<P>\n";
print "<A HREF=\"http://www.harmani.com/glance.html\";>Return</A>to the home page\n";
print "</BODY<\n</HTML>";

RE: Hey All, I'm new to Perl and cou

I hope it is not this simple, but, I have been gone around looking for my sun glasses which were on my head.... so.....

This line,

appears to be trying to call a non-existent sub.  Maybe it needs to be

The premature end of script header' complaint usually means that for some reason you are not sending the 'Content-type....' line back to the browser.  Either your code is blowing up before or you simply are not doing it.  In this case, upon a very superficial inspection, it appears you are not actually calling the sub that would create that output.


 keep the rudder amid ship and beware the odd typo

RE: Hey All, I'm new to Perl and cou

Hi goboating,

I modified the sub script portion as you suggested, but I'm still getting the same error. I could surely use your help.

shake & bake

RE: Hey All, I'm new to Perl and cou

see your other thread on this same issue.

 keep the rudder amid ship and beware the odd typo

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