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From Dean Gaudet <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] NT CGI - Fetch interpreter from registry and oth
Date Mon, 15 Jun 1998 17:50:13 GMT
Or consider someone trying to do a demo off a CDROM on a windows box.
This is not uncommon -- marketing folks, and design folks at wired asked
for this a bunch.  Wired uses unix servers, so the CGIs have shebangs.
But with registry overriding shebang it would be trivial to copy a tree to
a CDROM and have it work on a windows laptop for a demo.


On Mon, 15 Jun 1998, Dean Gaudet wrote:

> On Sun, 14 Jun 1998, Alexei Kosut wrote:
> > Personally, I can't think of a reason you would ever want the registry to
> > override a shebang line. 
> Consider a network filesystem, and a script shared between unix and NT.
> With shebang for the unix side and registry settings for the NT side it
> could work.
> Dean

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