Cgi is the common gateway interface, used for interactive webpages.

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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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cgi-bin for virtualhosts in apache

Let's assume that I have 2 virtualhosts running for the domains domain1.com and domain2.com. For these domains I set the documentroot to c:\server\htdocs\user\domains\domain1.com and ...
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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

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 ...
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Apache not calling the Smart HTTP CGI

I'm setting up a git server with git-http-backend and Smart HTTP but Apache doesn't seem to be calling the Smart HTTP CGI: $ curl ...
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Need help running CGI scripts on Mac OS X Apache

I'm trying to run a simple CGI perl script (see below) using Apache on my Macbook running OS X Lion and I'm having difficulty getting it to run even the simplest of scripts. I have turned on web ...
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Setting the server to look for index.php file by default

I am a web developer and I've requested our Sys-Admin to setup a server for my team that will be used as a development environment. The PHP is running as a CGI. When i try to open http://myaddress/ I ...
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ExecCGI turned off in this directory

I'm trying to run a python cgi script on my Mac's web server. Everytime I visit the file @ localhost/site.py I get a 403 forbidden error. I'm looking in my Apache's error log, and it says: [Mon Jun ...
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Nginx + fastcgi to run PHP script , but it kept telling me “File not found”

Here's part of config in the server block: I was unable to execute any php script , I placed a file named test.php under /var/html , but when I point to http://localhost/test.php , I got a result: ...
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Suexec, group-writeable files

I am running an Apache server with Suexec. However, I get an internal server error if I try to execute a CGI script that is group-writeable (if I chmod g-w , the script runs fine) However, I want the ...
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CGI script fails to open a socket (CentOS 6.2/Apache2)

I have a webserver running CentOS 6.2 and the latest Apache from repositories. Todey I encountered a problem when running an executable program via CGI on Apache. The program is supposed to connect to ...
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Compiling FastCGIWrap fails on slackware (nginx cgi support)

I'm currently trying to get nginx to work with cgit which uses cgi. I know nginx doesn't support cgi directly but it appears you can support it indirectly via FastCGIWrap. The link above is pretty ...
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Apache Server CGI Error 500

I am trying to set up a server for the "cgit" web-ui for GIT. I have downloaded the source code from the developer's website and correctly compiled it per the instructions. My default-server.conf ...
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Unreadable error using FCGI

I recently installed mod_fcgi on to Amazon EC2 64bit Linux AMI and using Movable Type 5.13 with it. Here is my error log. [warn]mod_fcgid: error reading data, FastCGI server closed connection, ...
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Modify apache 2 to use different Perl instance

I have 2 installed Perl on the OS, now my cgi script need to run the module on newly installed Perl, I've already set played the PERL5LIB, @INC to include the new instance but it doesn't work. Any ...
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Is this script nefarious?

This is sitting in my web site's cgi-bin. Should I be concerned about it? #!/usr/bin/perl print <<HTML; Content-type: text/html <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 ...
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Enable Windows Authentication on website, allow only some users

I am investigating this problem. I have a CGI application that I publish through a website published in IIS7. EDIT: I changed the web.config to use url authorization. This is the web.config of a ...
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Munin isn't showing graph history

I'm setting up my new Ubuntu 10.04 server and installed munin to view my machine's stats. It was working for a while, then I changed a couple of things (PHP spawn-fcgi to PHP FPM, reinstalled nginx) ...
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Is there any equivalent to php5-cgi for python?

nginx doesn't allow to directly execute external programs, so to run CGIs you need to run an standalone fcgi backend and connect to it with the fastcgi_pass directive. For php it's easy, e.g. using ...
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Unable to SSI include some CGI scripts

I have a page site.shtml on an Apache server in which I am trying to include a few CGI scripts, like so: <p><pre><!--#include virtual="files/testfile" --></pre></p> ...
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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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Bugzilla CGI not working under Apache on Windows 7 [closed]

I am trying to install Bugzilla on my Windows 7 machine. I have only been able to get the apache,mysql,perl stack operational by installing XAMPP. Apache works well for php, and mysql seems quite ...