"Perl and PHP are two widely used languages for building dynamic
Web sites. They make up two thirds of the 'P' in the Linux, Apache,
MySQL, Perl/PHP/Python (LAMP) stack. How does their performance,
using mod_perl and mod_php, compare for everyday Web programming? I
attempted to find out.
"My test bed was a reasonable facsimile of what one would find
on a Web host; specifically, a Compaq ProLiant DL380 server with
the following specifications and software..."