Re: Allowing cgi in user's home directories w/ apache
I would, but I would rather do it within Apache, i've done this before many
times, this is just weird thats its not working, its probably something I'm
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, February 08, 2001 10:48 PM
Subject: Re: Allowing cgi in user's home directories w/ apache
> I use cgi-wrap which seems much easier to implement.
> apt-get install cgiwrap
> Then look at http://cgiwrap.unixtools.org/ to set it up. It took me all
> 20 minutes once I read the documentation.
> Good luck
> At 10:07 PM 2/8/2001 -0500, you wrote:
> >(This is on Sid BTW)
> >I want to allow users to be able to execute cgi scripts from thier
> >dir inside the public_html dir in thier $HOME
> >i added this to access.conf:
> > <Directory /home/*/public_html/cgi-bin>
> > AllowOverride all
> > Options ExecCGI
> > Options Indexes FollowSymLinks ExecCGI
> > Order allow,deny
> > Allow from all
> > </Directory>
> >which hasn't worked, i just get the following error in the log:
> > [error] [client 10.0.0.4] Options ExecCGI is off in this directory:
> >I tried it another way, checked the permissions on the scripts, and yes
> >restarting the webserver after every change. I know that apache is
> >phasing out the srm.conf and access.conf in favor of just the httpd.conf,
> >but i havent seen it in sid, it like that in woody tho...
> >anyway, does anyone have any tips?
> Eileen Orbell
> Software & Internet Applications
> Capitol College
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