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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
Subject Re: Windows cgi problem
Date Thu, 13 Dec 2001 19:14:02 GMT
From: "Ryan Bloom" <>
Sent: Thursday, December 13, 2001 1:09 PM

> On Thursday 13 December 2001 11:02 am, Allan Edwards wrote:
> > This might also be a problem on unix but I haven't tested.
> > When cgi's are launched a window sometimes pops up, same for
> > mod_include "exec cgi". Is there a reason we are not
> > launching the cgi as a detached process?
> You definately do not want to detach on Unix, because if you do, the
> CGI script will end up forking three times.

Actually, something smells wrong here.  It sounds like we are possibly
detaching, and thus activating a console.  We should have a console, it
should be hidden, and we should behave ourselves (exactly as unix does.)


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