[plt-scheme] simulating cgi contexts in plt web server

From: YC (yinso.chen at gmail.com)
Date: Sat Apr 17 15:09:29 EDT 2010

I asked about this in the thread

Basically PLT currently does not allow passing environment variables to
subprocesses so it won't work well with PLT threads.  The way around it is
to use `env` program on *nix platform but that will incur one additional


On Sat, Apr 17, 2010 at 11:14 AM, Neil Van Dyke <neil at neilvandyke.org>wrote:

> If anyone has already implemented a CGI-like servlet context atop the PLT
> Web Server, I'd be curious to hear about it.
> Why I am interested...  Today I am retrofitting a legacy Web framework and
> large application to run within the PLT Web Server rather than as CGI from
> Apache.  For various legacy investment reasons, it makes sense to implement
> my own request parser and HTTP "POST" handler, and to do things like hook up
> "current-output-port" so that the request handler code can write HTTP
> results as if they're being called by CGI.
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