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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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Windows Apache 2.2 painfully slow executing CGI

I've recently set up Apache 2.2 and git on one of our Windows XP PCs for gitweb access using the setup at https://git.wiki.kernel.org/index.php/MSysGit:GitWeb As noted on the wiki, the only version of ...
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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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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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Using FastCGI can bypass the Lighttp POST cache?

I'm building a web service to configure an embedded device, and it should support firmware upload. That said, I have very limited RAM and storage to upload a file that's nearly 30% of the whole flash. ...
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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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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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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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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 ...