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Perl and CGI work together to pass data back and forth between web pages and web servers. You can take an online cgi tutorial to learn the basics. Then find an open source perl shopping and start modifying it to reflect your own needs. Perl and CGI commerce tools have been around a long time. They are readily available and can be learned by those with a technical bend.