[Chicago-talk] OT: web store how-to

Ed Summers ehs at pobox.com
Mon Mar 29 15:20:57 CST 2004

On Mon, Mar 29, 2004 at 12:22:01PM -0800, Dooley, Michael wrote:
> has anyone implemented/researched anything like this before?

If you have really basic needs and your client has a paypal account you
can easily integrate site with PayPal to allow users to make credit
card payments that will credit the clients PayPal account. Their docs
have examples on how to do this in various languages, including Perl [1] 

Of course PayPal takes a cut on payments...last I checked it was like 3% I


[1] http://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=p/xcl/rec/ipn-techview-outside

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