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I want to execute py/cgi files on my server. I have changed the httpd.conf as below, but the browser says the files don't exist.

AddHandler cgi-script .cgi .py
LoadModule cgi_module modules/mod_cgi.so
ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/ "/opt/app/current/cgi-bin/"
<Directory "/opt/app/current/cgi-bin/">
    AllowOverride None
    Options None
    Order allow,deny
    Allow from all
    Options +ExecCGI
</Directory>
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Are the python files in /opt/app/current/cgi-bin/ ? Are the python files accessible and executable by the webserver user? –  korylprince Oct 1 '12 at 15:36
    
yes they are in there, they are chmod 777 –  Dirk Nachbar Oct 1 '12 at 15:37
    
Have you checked the apache logs? What does the error message say? –  korylprince Oct 1 '12 at 15:38
    
where do I find it? ErrorLog logs/error_log, is it under /etc/httpd? –  Dirk Nachbar Oct 1 '12 at 15:41
    
That depends entirely on what OS/Distribution/etc you are running it on. If you are on a *nix system, it should be in /var/log/something. Check for apache and httpd. –  korylprince Oct 1 '12 at 15:51

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