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IIS Won't Let Python Script Set Headers

I am trying to get Python working with IIS 7.5. I have added a script handler for Python: Python itself doesn't seem to be the problem. I have ran scripts on the command line with no problem. The ...
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What am I leaving out in enabling CGI execution under Apache 2.2?

I have a fresh Debian installation (if that's not an oxymoron), with Apache 2.2.x which I am migrating to after using Ubuntu Saucy and Apache 2.4.x, and I'm pulling my hair out about why ...
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nginx can't find cgi two levels deep

Typically, I want to serve an index.html file when http://mysite.com/ and any other directory is requested. The following, in nginx.conf, does that for /test: location /test { try_files $uri.html ...
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Supporting embedded PHP on a CGI app with IIS

We have a CGI pageserver (.exe) written in Delphi running on IIS. We'd like to be able to embed PHP in these pages at some point in the near future--say, for a captcha or CMS integration--but are ...
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How to write a file from Apache CGI in a user home directory on CentOS

I made a CGI in Python and it works unless I try to write to a file in a user's home. I activated allow_httpd_anon_write and allow_http_sys_script_anon_write to true with graphical tool for ...
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Most efficient way to serve less than 10 http requests per day using cgi

Our company manages over one hundred servers and we would like to "ask" these servers for basic usage info once or twice a day using http. The usage info can be easily found with a perl cgi script ...
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how is it possible to configure uwsgi in emperor-mode with cgi-plugin + heartbeat in combination with nginx

After having the migration from fcgiwrap to uWSGI (which also brings plenty of other benefits that I'm planning to use) on my ToDo-list for some time I finally managed to setup a debian-wheezy ...
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removing process (and child process) access to file systems? [closed]

is there a unix-type free OS that allows me to remove all disk access for a specific process and any of its children? #!/usr/bin/perl -w use strict; use Perl6::Slurp; my $infile= ...
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Get unused Nagios both services and commands

I have a monitoring server, based on Nagios 3.2.3, installed via source code, and using GroundWork Monitor Architect for managing Nagios configurations. My question is if possible (and how to) get a ...
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Performance issues on IIS7 and CGI (versus IIS6)

My company is upgrading the app/web server from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008 (mainly because hosting companies don't offer 2003 anymore, and we need new hardware to gain performance). Our app is ...
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google site map generator can't login admin console

I installed Google Sitemap Generator for linux x86_64 CentOS 6 But when I try to login to the admin console using this link myserverip:8181 and my password nothing happened. After refreshing I ...
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Get full list of host and services from Nagios

I need to get a full list of hosts and services from Nagios, to make a decision table. I think there is two methods, querying the Nagios CGI, and parsing the Nagios cfg files. But... Nagios cfg ...
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perl script running only once on IIS 7 server

I am on Windows 7 (IIS 7). When I run a perl script it works fine once and returns the output to any browser. It takes input from html form and prints the input as text. Upon reload or second run, the ...
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Free Perl for IIS

I'd like to use awstats for website statistics. Is there some free Perl distribution that plays nicely with IIS 7? This is what I've tried: Googling for perl iis yields a lot of tutorials, all of ...
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How to debug CGI over fcgiwrap/nginx

I serve executable scripts (mainly in C) through fcgiwrap connected with nginx. Since the scripts are complied, I can get the coding errors during compilation, but sometimes I receive CGI errors ...
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tomcat server not running after uncommenting servlet tags in web.xml

I am running tomcatserver and i need to execute a perl script. I searched online and found out that i need to uncomment in conf/web.xml <servlet> ...
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lighttpd rate limits per directory

I'm creating a site with a large number of small tools. One is a tool which uses a Python cgi-script that interacts with the Natural Language Toolkit (nltk), which is disk and CPU intensive. I have ...
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How to execute a CGI on my server?

I want to execute a CGI on my server, but I have this issue: run-detectors: unable to find an interpreter for /media/FTP/outils/cgi-bin/monitorCGI.cgi, >refererer: http://outils.mynd/backburner. ...
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Options ExecCGI is off in this directory: /var/www/index.py

I have looked at alot of posts with a similar question but none seem to work for me i have the following /etc/apache2/httpd.conf file: <Directory /var/www/index.py> Options +ExecCGI ...
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Can I use a .py file as a stylesheet for html5 [closed]

I have python generating my stylesheets in my html4 site (random background). Now I'm wanting to convert to html5 and I'm wondering if I can use a .py file in my css link <link rel = "stylesheet" ...
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Apache: permission error while opening file

I have a cgi script that opens a file (using python). The cgi script runs fine but when I try to open this file, I get a permission error: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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nginx + fcgiwrap: how come order of fastcgi_param matters?

I'm running Debian 6.0.3 (squeeze), nginx-0.7.67, fcgiwrap-1.0-1+squeeze1. Here is the test script: #!/usr/bin/perl use 5.010; use warnings; use strict; use Data::Dumper; print "Content-Type: ...
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CGI permissions with NGINX & FastCGI

I'm running GitWeb (which is essentially a CGI script) on a server which also runs GitLab. My aim is to provide reaad-only access to GitLab repositories without registering people. I've pointed ...
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Options ExecCGI is off in this directory: /home/ec2-user/public_html/cgi-bin/

When I tried to access the http://host-ip/~ec2-user/cgi-bin/try.cgi, I got 403 Forbidden error, error_log shows Options ExecCGI is off in this directory: /home/ec2-user/public_html/cgi-bin/try.cgi. If ...
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Permission denied with mv under apache

I have a bash cgi script called by apache which should move one file in /var/www/html to another in the same directory. I've set up the relevant permissions with selinux (e.g. chcon to ...
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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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IIS 7.5 + CGI + SSL - How to increase the upload limit?

I'm hitting a really annoying problem with IIS 7. I've setup my web.config by the books as follows: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <configuration> <system.webServer> ...
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Awstats over cgi does not show historical data

I have awstats for several virtualhosts, runned via cgi. One of them does not show historical data. It shows just data for this month. But runned on command line generates html with correct data. ...
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cgi and python script files are downloading from server instead of executing there

I kept some cgi,python files under /var/www/cgi-bin and trying to execute I followed all the steps in: http://webpython.codepoint.net/cgi_tutorial Still i am not able to execute. when i enter ...
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NGINX and CGit configuration

I?m trying to setup CGit and NGINX. I'm almost there but I have a problem with the rewrite rule in my NGINX's conf file. Currently I have this: server { listen 80; server_name ...
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FCGI and upload_tmp_dir PHP directive are not working correctly

I run PHP as FCGI! I'm setting upload_tmp_dir option as value /home/domain.com/tmp. When executed phpinfo() for double-check it's confirmed that the settings above are correct. Nevertheless, when ...
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Retrieve Windows Username via SSPI + CGI Perl

I need to retrieve the username of the windows user logged in currently when he is accessing my intranet page. I am trying to authenticate my webpage using SSPI(mod_auth_sspi.so) on Windows Server ...
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Where to find the mod_cgi.c script

Where is the mod_cgi.c script, or where are all the modules in the apache software? I have a problem with the RLimitNProc settings on my server, because this settings don't work properly. I've found ...
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Apache2 server not executing CGI script

I have a local Apache2 server (installed with LAMP). The Apache2 directory is /etc/apache2 and my document root is /var/www. Under the doc root, there's a /cgi-bin directory, in which my script ...
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Setup CGI exe in IIS 7 - Will Always Download as .exe file instead of executing

Trying to install a legacy CGI.exe file on a new Windows 2008 R2 server. I added the exe path to the CGI and ISAPI restriction list (it is set to allowed). The handler mapping for the .exe in the ...
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Mod Rewrite for cgi-bin

So i want to rewrite the following url structure mysite.com/cgi-bin/shop/shop.cgi/ to mysite.com/+ I have this as a rule and it works, but it doesn't force the url to print in the ...
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Server Showing Default CGI page on my VPS hosting [closed]

I am getting default cgi [http://xx.xxx.xxx.xxx/cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi]page even after placing index.php in the root/public_html folder. The Httpd Conf on my VPS have the following entry ...
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perl app on apache and cgi behaves terribly with 504 gateway timeouts

Note: This question is about my server configuration giving 504 timeouts. I made a project here http://www.tryperl.com/ (requires auth with GitHub to sign in). Please be kind, I'm working on to learn ...
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How to execute (some) CGI commands as root

I want to put a simple CGI script in my APACHE server. I'd like to write it possibly in C (but also in PERL, if I want). The problem is that it must contain some lines that can be executed only by ...
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deploying perl dancer on apache with a virtual host

Forgive my lack of knowledge I'm just learning linux administration here. A week ago I read this article about setting up virtual hosts, I then installed and setup mod_perl and my perl Catalyst ...
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Chrooted nginx, fastcgi, and cgit

I'm running a Debian server with nginx chrooted in /var/chroot/nginx. It works wonderfully, but I'd like to be able to run cgit and host my gitolite repositories. When it was out of the chroot it ...
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What's the safest way to kick off a root-level process via cgi on an Apache server?

The problem: I have a script that runs periodically via a cron job as root, but I want to give people a way to kick it off asynchronously too, via a webpage. (The script will be written to ensure it ...
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Multiple PHP versions running as cgi

I'm trying to install a second version of PHP, to run alongside the current version of php. I've compiled the latest php source from github (5.5-DEV), and I'm trying to run it as CGI. Here is my ...
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Apache: Run standard-PHP side by side with Fast-CGI

I'd like to run a server that 'delegates' certain requests to a C++-Script via FastCGI - how can I configure Apache to do so? It would just be enough to redirect requests to a specific page I could ...
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Centos 6.3 PERL CGI selinux file read access

I have a CGI script called index.cgi It is trying to read a log file called 10.128.0.242.2012.sep.20.downloaded.txt under the path /var/log/trafcount/ It appears that it is being blocked by selinux. ...
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Centos 6.3 PERL CGI selinux file read access

I have a CGI script called index.cgi It is trying to read a log file called 10.128.0.242.2012.sep.20.downloaded.txt under the path /var/log/trafcount/ It appears that it is being blocked by selinux. ...
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“Bad File Descriptor” error using Python/CGI in IIS 6.1

Background: I've attempted (strong emphasis on "attempt") to set up an application via IIS (6.1, Windows Server 2008 R1) that routes all requests through a python script. The end goal was to create ...
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Lighttpd send Nagios command-line output instead of web interface

I recently installed Nagios on an EC2 instance running AmazonLinux (which is basically SuSe, to my understanding). I'm using lighttpd and mod_cgi to serve the web interface. When I navigate to a ...
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Webserver Nginx + PHP FPM Access Denied error with .cgi scripts

Webserver with Nginx 1.1.19 and PHP 5 FPM work great with serving PHP and showing output of mysql data. I want to embed nagios in my application and so I needed .cgi scripts for the first time on ...
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Running single Apache Vhost on PHP 5.3 using CGI, other sites use PHP 5.2 on Apache module

I've been trying to setup my development server to serve one of my Apache virtual hosts over CGI using PHP 5.3.14. The Apache server I have setup is Apache 2.2.3 with PHP 5.2.10 running as an Apache ...