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

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Munin graphing by CGI

I have Munin working just fine, but any time I try to do cgi graphing - it just stops graphing... no errors in the log, nothing. I've followed the instructions here: ...
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Apache: How to switch from CGI/FastCGI Server API to DSO?

Apache: How to switch from CGI/FastCGI Server API to DSO? I want to switch back and forth. I found this answer for the reverse step, but I need the the first part: Apache: How to switch to ...
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hacking to my apache using cgi script

I newbie to web programming, so I setup an apache2 sever for my practice. It seems that someone succeeded to hack my apache server. I have notice in my access.log the following line: 81.169.174.52 - ...
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Error in Apache: /var/run/apache2 not found

This is more self-answered question but since it drove me crazy I would like to share with the community and maybe someone can tell me why it happened or what it caused. The thing is I wanted to ...
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What causes perl to import modules very slowly? [migrated]

I am in the process of upgrading our team's bugzilla to the most recent stable release. In the previously used Bugzilla 2.x load times of web pages have been around 2 seconds which was accepted by ...
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Running nph-script.cgi keeps outputting Server details at the end

I am running a nph-script.cgi on my server. The server keeps adding HTTP/1.1 200 OK Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2009 02:28:53 GMT Server: Apache/2.2.8 (Ubuntu) PHP/5.2.8-1hardy~ppa1 with ...
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uwsgi configuration with Nginx, with python scripts as cgi - 502 Bad Gateway

This is my .ini file to run the uwsgi "pyApp.py" [uwsgi] plugins = cgi socket = 127.0.0.1:9010 cgi = /=/usr/share/test/ cgi-allowed-ext = .py cgi-helper = .py=python i have a file "firstapp.py" at ...
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Possible that Apache start a script before AuthType is loaded?

I would like to run a script before the apache basic authentication is loaded. Example: I type a url in my browser, get the basic authentication (Username Password) field, and at this point the ...
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HTML pages getting 'cut off' CGI/Perl

I noticed a problem with web pages getting 'cut off' with a Perl/CGI based proprietary application I administer on a server running Apache 2.2. This lead me to investigate the problem further by ...
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CGI not supported in a server…is it possible? [closed]

Goodmorning. I'm very new to web developing. I made a website whit a massive use of CGI, then I started to search for an host. Once I found my host I started to search for the configuration files of ...
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How to use AppCmd on Windows Server for IIS with a site

I came across this ServerFault Article entitled show PHP error message on IIS 7, which was expanded a bit by Anton Staykov. I also searched a couple of other articles, such as this one by Microsoft. ...
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uwsgi error when serving git repo over http

I am trying to serve my git repo over HTTP on CentOS using uwsgi and nginx. However, when I try and clone the repo, my uswgi log says:- unavailable modifier requested: 9 I think that this means ...
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How to pass $_GET variables to a PHP script via the command line?

I am trying to create a webserver that serves PHP scripts. Currently, it works as follows: The client requests /index.php?test=value The server invokes php index.php The server feeds the HTTP ...
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Perl CGI loging everything in error_log using virtualhosts

I have a problem with Apache and Perl CGI (I'm not using mod_perl) I'm using virtual hosts for different sites and one of them is running perl cgi scripts, even when the virtual host has the ...
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How do I prevent Apache2 from trying to execute a file as a script?

So basically, I followed this guide about iptraf monitoring and rrdtool to the letter. I put it in /usr/lib/cgi-bin/ as usual for cgi scripts. Then, when I visit it from a browser, the images it makes ...
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how to set per site php mode (mod_php5, cgi, fastcgi) in apache

i have 3 sites which are stored in /etc/httpd/conf.d/ site1.conf site2.conf site3.conf here's one <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName site1.ru ServerAlias www.site1.ru DocumentRoot ...
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Git Pull on CGI and Command Line have different results

I have an "after push" webhook on GitHub that calls a CGI script to update a Jekyll website. The script: user@server [~/_repo]# cat cgi-bin/githook.cgi #!/bin/bash echo Content-type: text/plain echo ...
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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 ...
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malformed header from script

I got this error on my website: Internal Server Error The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete your request. Please contact the server ...
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Is my site getting hacked (Bluehost)?

I'm running a simple website off of Bluehost, and I needed to use custom Python scripts so I created a cgi-bin folder in my site's directory and added my cgi python files there. Everytime I tried to ...
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Nagios authentication when calling CGIs?

I'm trying to use the new JSON CGI that comes with Nagios 4.0.x as part of a website. The CGI returns JSON strings when executing for example this URL: ...
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dedicated server - cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi redirect when accessing via server IP

This isn't so much of a problem, but would like to know why this happens. we have a dedicated server running WHM. If I access the server via its IP address directly I am automatically redirected to ...
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Apache2: upload restarts over and over

We are using different upload scripts with Perl-Module CGI for our CMS and have not encountered such a problem for years. Our customer's employees are not able to get a successful download. No matter ...
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php servers without apache/nginx/cgi stack

In many languages, you build web frameworks from the ground up (i.e. from unix sockets) and layer on abstractions. If I want to build a web framework from scratch in OCaml or C, I first build a socket ...
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Apache 2.4 replies with “403 Forbidden” for a CGI script, my configuration looks ok

I installed a CGI script on a fresh installation of Apache 2.4 on Ubuntu server 14.04. Apache keeps replying with 403 Forbidden also if, to me, the configuration file is ok. The CGI is the Monitorix ...
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Apache - how to automatically kill apache subprocess of closed connection

I am using Apache 2.4 (Linux) where I have some CGI app that runs long-standing system subprocesses. When the client finish the connection prematurely (for example when a user close the web browser), ...
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Allowing a CGI-EXE app to access the registry

I have an exe app that I run on IIS (from C:\inetpub\wwwwroot in DefaultAppPool) and needs to access the registry, but it doesn't work, it seems like it doesn't have permission. What's weird is I ran ...
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CentOS 7 acl not working for apache

I want to access a user's directory from a cgi script. I set the acl on the directory successfully but the script still gets "Permission denied" when trying to access that directory. I su'd to ...
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Rquested URL and physical path mismatch in IIS 7

I have deployed a new windows 2008 r2 server with iis 7 I'm facing difficulties with CGI ( perl ) domains My domain uses " discusware application " which stores the contents under " cgi-bin " folder ...
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How to test if my server is vulnerable to the ShellShock bug?

How can I ensure my Bash installation is not vulnerable to the ShellShock bug anymore after the updates?
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Does OPcache work when PHP is running in CGI mode?

Does PHP 5.5s OPcache work with PHP running in CGI mode? Or does that even make sense, since it forks and kills PHP for each request?
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Apache Server 2.4 on EC2 “caught SIGTERM shutting down ”

I'm using amazon linux on an m3.large instance on EC2. I had these logs before my apache server was shut down: [Sun Sep 28 18:54:31.679261 2014] [cgi:error] [pid 32422] [client 67.211.230.58:58937] ...
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Perl doesn't work without warnings in CGI

For some reason I can't get a perl script to run in the cgi-bin folder. I haven't made these files and we've uploaded them to another server and they work fine. However I've used the following ...
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How to add a pool to FPM (nginx) without reload/restart fpm itself?

Im building an environment (on a ubuntu 10.04.02 machine) to handle a website with many (should support at least 1000) subdomains, each of them served by a different FPM pool, with a different user. ...
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Injecting Response Headers based on logic in apache

I've been searching everywhere for a solution to do this, as well as trying many different things, and none of which so far work. Here's my problem. On an Apache server I need to process every html ...
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Unable to get IIS to properly run a Delphi created CGI service

I have a newly created 32-bit Delphi created CGI exe that I'm trying to run via IIS 7. Thanks to the advice in this post I am at least able to get the Delphi standard "Service Info Page" which lists ...
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cgit only works on command line, but not with nginx

Like many times, I used a virtual machine to test something. This is the reason why the configuration is maybe a bit dirty. I just try to get cgit running with nginx. I created a directory /git ...
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How to to use a cgi file without an extension as index in Apache

I'm using WebMin to administer an Apache server and am having trouble getting Apache to use a python CGI file without an extension (named "home") as my index. The file is executable and works OK if I ...
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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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Configure lighttpd/php-cgi to load different shared libraries

For some reason I messed up my webserver after a distro update to Debian GNU/Linux 7 (wheezy). When I try to start lighttpd with /usr/sbin/lighttpd -f /etc/lighttpd/lighttpd.conf -D I receive the ...
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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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CGI process does not exit after remote client go away

I find a CGI process running with apache2: # ps axf ... 30161 ? Ss 0:02 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start 30164 ? S 0:00 \_ /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start 2900 ? S 5:41 | ...
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You don’t have permission to access /index.py on this server

I am setting up a simple test page in Python. I only have two files: .htaccess and index.py. (Permissions for both set to 755) I get a 403 Forbidden error when trying to view the page - how can I fix ...
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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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CGI Script not running in PHP file

I have a CGI script in the server called script.cgi and I have added the following code to the domain vhost: Action add-footer /cgi-bin/script.cgi AddHandler add-footer .htm .html I have ...
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CGI scripts are not working on lighttpd with SSL

CGI scripts worked perfectly, while I was using HTTP. Then I set redirecting for all traffic through https and now CGI doesn't work at all (404 - not found). I use lighttpd server. Here is the part ...
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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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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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force delay on apache reverse proxy response times

I have a Apache 2.4 working as a reverse proxy to IIS. My objective is to make that every response takes at least 10 seconds. eg. browser requests page from Apache, Apache requests the page from IIS, ...
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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 ...