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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] cgi-bin in VirtualHost
Date Mon, 07 May 2007 17:24:34 GMT
On 5/7/07, Joe Demeny <> wrote:
> Hello,
> I don't seem to be able to make CGI work within <VirtualHost>.
> Here is my VirtualHost block:
> <VirtualHost *:80>
> <Directory "/home/shop1/cgi-bin/">
>     Options ExecCGI
>     SetHandler cgi-script
> </Directory>

Everything inside the <Directory> section is redundant because it is
implied by the ScriptAlias:

>         ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/ /home/shop1/cgi-bin/

> The test-cgi script works fine from the command line. However, I get a
> "Forbidden" message, and the log file entry is "client denied by
> server configuration: /home/shop1/cgi-bin/test-cgi"

Try adding
Order allow,deny
Allow from all
to the <Directory> section above.


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