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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] sane coredumps
Date Thu, 14 Aug 1997 18:08:57 GMT
On Thu, 14 Aug 1997, Dean Gaudet wrote:

> Well sub_req_lookup_file does a rel -> abs conversion.  But I suppose in
> the exec case there's probably cgis that assume their cwd.  Bleh.

We do a fork and exec ourself instead of doing a system(), right?

So why not just change the cwd in the child?

> 
> Dean
> 
> On Thu, 14 Aug 1997, Randy Terbush wrote:
> 
> > > Why does mod_include chdir?  I've never understood that... is it legacy? 
> > > 
> > > Dean
> > > 
> > 
> > Only guessing that it needs to be in the CWD in case the included 
> > files need to find other included or executed files without an 
> > absolute path.
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> 


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