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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache states that Options ExecCGI is off but it is not
Date Fri, 08 Apr 2005 19:46:39 GMT
On Apr 6, 2005 1:49 PM, RYAN vAN GINNEKEN <> wrote:
> >>I keep getting this error in my apache logs
> >>
> >>[Wed Apr 06 01:59:50 2005] [error] [client] Options ExecCGI
> >>is off in this directory:
> >>/home/clients/classicautographics/classic/www/html/upload.cgi, referer:
> >>

> >>but i have added the following to httpd.conf
> >>
> >><Directory "/home/clients/classicautographics/classic/www/html">
> >>Options +ExecCGI
> >>AddHandler cgi-script .cgi
> >></Directory>
> >
> >Are you sure that you are editting the right httpd.conf?  Have you
> >restarted the server after making changes?  Are there any other
> >Options directives that may be overriding this one?
> >
> Yes the right http.conf  yes restarted Apache,  Not sure about other
> directives the one i mentioned in my last message is inside inside a
> virtual host is there some way to test for other directives.

No, you just need to look through your httpd.conf for any other
Options directives that may apply to the same directory.  Start by
grep'ing for all the Options directives and go from there.


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