Inquiry on Apache CGI

Nick Barker nlbarker at gmail.com
Thu May 1 12:15:33 MDT 2008


What is the permission on the actual file on the file system.  It
should be 555 or 755.

On 4/30/08, b p <trixtirslists at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello All,
> I'm trying to run apache virtual hosts on my box at home for myself and a
> few friends. The issue that I'm having is that when I browse to my cgi-bin
> with: http://www.<myDomain>.com/cgi-bin/index.cgi it says I have no
> permission to run the file, or in some cases it actually tries to download
> the file.
>
> I've checked permissions on all the directories, and the files to make sure
> they are executable by  my apache server. I'm kind of stuck, and looking for
> some advice.
>
> I have included an example of my virtual server setup. I have removed
> personal information for the obvious reasons. Any Help would be appreciated.
>
> Thanks,
>
> -Trix
>
> <VirtualHost *>
>  DocumentRoot /home/<user>/public_html
>  ServerName <myDomain>.com
>  ServerAlias www.<myDomain>.com
>  ServerAdmin <user>@<myDomain>.com
>  <Directory /home/<user>/public_html>
>  AllowOverride None
>  Order allow,deny
>  Allow from all
>  </Directory>
>  <Directory /home/<user>/public_html/cgi-bin>
>  AllowOverride None
>  Options +ExecCGI -Includes
>  Order allow,deny
>  Allow from all
>  </Directory>
> </VirtualHost>
>
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