FAQ 9.7 How do I make an HTML pop-up menu with Perl?


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9.7: How do I make an HTML pop-up menu with Perl?

(contributed by brian d foy)

The "CGI.pm" module (which comes with Perl) has functions to create the
HTML form widgets. See the "CGI.pm" documentation for more examples.

use CGI qw/:standard/;
print header,
start_html('Favorite Animals'),

start_form,
"What's your favorite animal? ",
popup_menu(
-name => 'animal',
-values => [ qw( Llama Alpaca Camel Ram ) ]
),
submit,

end_form,
end_html;



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