[BL] BL3 http and cgi-bin
albert at polaris.umpi.maine.edu
Fri Mar 11 11:17:51 EST 2005
On 11 Mar 2005 at 13:33, Ian Scott wrote:
>I have been looking at the httpd in BL3.
>Has anyone else played with this?
>According to the docs in the httpd.c source code in busybox (the only place
>I could find any docs on the web!), it should do cgi if the path contains
>cgi-bin. I cannot get this to work, however (it just wants to download the
>Anyone else had any success with this?
I haven't tried it, myself, but you might need to edit the config file
of the web server to handle the CGI that you're intending to use as a
CGI... For example, Apache needs to be explicitly told that .pl files
should be treated as Perl CGI.
Hope this helps,
Anthony J. Albert albert at umpi.maine.edu
Systems and Software Support Specialist Postmaster
Computer Services - University of Maine, Presque Isle
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