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Subject Re: How to disable CGI's 404 error
Date Thu, 29 Jul 2004 13:29:28 GMT
Yes, that did the trick.

I still wonder why I'm in the development state, after setting 
web.xml the jsp servlet with development to false. Is this a compiled
in option for the CGI servlet or something I can configure?


On Thu, Jul 29, 2004 at 08:56:42AM -0400, Shapira, Yoav wrote:
> Hola,
> The normal 404 error page doesn't have that information, so I'm guessing
> you're seeing the CGI servlet's more detailed error page.  That page was
> created to assist developers in debugging CGI problems, and you're right
> to not want to show it to the world.  Check to see what the HTTP
> response code is for a non-existing URL (you'd think 404), and create a
> simple custom error page for that code (just a static HTML page with a
> "not found" message).  Then map the custom error page in your web.xml.
> Yoav Shapira
> Millennium Research Informatics
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: []
> >Sent: Thursday, July 29, 2004 7:40 AM
> >To:
> >Subject: How to disable CGI's 404 error
> >
> >Hello,
> >
> >We have a per user tomcat4 installation with Proxy enabled. I've
> configured
> >tomcat4 to serve CGI files and it works fine for that user. However
> >there's one problem. When I enter an non-existing URL under the
> cgi-bin/
> >path, I get a html source of a "CGI script not found or not specified"
> >error, along with all sorts of info about my server like
> >ServletRequest Properties, HttpServletRequest Properties and
> >ServletRequest Attributes.
> >
> >Of course I don't want this info to be available to anyone and want
> >to disable it. I search google, this group archive and
> >with no luck (the only thing I came close to was the change of listings
> >from true to false under the default servlet, but that didn't assist)
> so
> >here I am, asking you guys.
> >
> >Thanks in advance.
> >
> >-G
> >
> >
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