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ps x shows weird command: -f html/index.php

Just went to check one of my websites and was greeted by the message: "CGIWrap Error: Real UID could not be changed!". Went in via SSH and tried "ps x" which showed me tons of processes that that ...
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Can advanced web servers be faster than basic web servers?

A bsic web server such as python SimpleHTTPServer or THTTPD reads static files with least process; thus is quite fast. Normally, adding more features to create an advanced web server (but still ...
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Centos 5.5 - run cgi scripts from multiple locations

I want to be able to run cgi scripts from other locations besides /var/www/cgi-bin, examples: /var/www/folder1/cgi-bin /var/www/folder2/cgi-bin /var/www/folder3/cgi-bin How do I go about ...
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To what extent does mod_suexec interact with Passenger?

On a shared server (specifically a DreamHost shared server running Debian, but I don't know if this matters) with mod_suexec activated and with PHP and Python forced to use CGI or FastCGI, would you ...
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c (cgi) program to process html forms

Is it ok to have C or python program to process html form? Though I worked on php and java stuff.what are the disadvantages or advantage of such approach (using c/python)?
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Selective setuid root or running an application as root ? (web server/cgi context)

Well we have an in house server manager (like Webmin, only more specific), comprising of a bunch of C CGI programs and CGI Perl scripts, some of which require root privileges (adding system users, ...
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2010 cgi script failure

I hope you can help, I'm just a beginner! I have listed a few extra details which may not be relevant. I upload cgi scripts onto local/personal directory on a Apache/2.2.10 server, using FTP95Pro in ...