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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Problem with cgi's executing
Date Fri, 17 Oct 2003 16:33:08 GMT

On Fri, 17 Oct 2003 wrote:

> Greetings,
> I'm trying to get a wwwinstall.cgi to execute in a directory outside of the
> cgi-bin.
> I have the zip file unzipped under /usr/local/apache/htdocs and I have the
> permissions correct and I included <Directory /usr/local/apache/htdocs/>
> Options +ExecCGI </Directory> in the httpd.conf file.  However when I go to
> the file in a web browser it still prompts me to execute it.  What else
> should I look at?

Sound's like you are missing at least an "AddHandler cgi-script cgi"
directive.  See:


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