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From "Boyle Owen" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] problem regarding cgi permissions(asap)
Date Mon, 30 Jan 2006 10:13:53 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mohan devanoor [] 
> Sent: Montag, 30. Januar 2006 11:10
> To:
> Subject: [users@httpd] problem regarding cgi permissions(asap)
> hello all,
> i have used 
> <Directory "D:\Apache2\htdocs\sample">
> Options +ExecCGI
> AddHandler cgi-script .cgi .pl 
> </Directory>
> to give cgi permissions to sample directory . it is working fine . 
> But i should get access to sample as in the case of cgi-bin 

This is because you have chosen to use  the AddHandler method to define CGIs. This is a per-file

An alternative is which defines
a whole directory as CGI and then indexing is not possible.

If you get a minute and are not too busy, read up

Owen Boyle
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> i.e http://localhost/sample/
> shouldnot be permitted but i get the list of cgi(as in the 
> case of http://localhost/cgi-bin/) , perl programs.
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