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RE: NT4.0, JDK 1.0.2 and 1.1.1, and Jigsaw1.0a5 questions

From: Chris Tomlinson <chris@rosette.com>
Date: Thu, 29 May 1997 10:36:21 -0500
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To: "Louis B. Moore" <moore.louis@tchden.org>, www-jigsaw@w3.org
Cc: FisherM@exch1.indy.tce.com
I think this is the same problem that I reported a couple of months ago.
Seems that there is a problem with both Jigsaw and JavaWebserver that keeps
POST methods from correctly passing form arguments over stdin to a cgi
program. Seems to be a jdk1.1.1 problem on both NT4.0 and NT3.51.


At 09:00 AM 5/29/97 MST, Louis B. Moore wrote:
>>To both test and run the CGIs, I needed to set the interpreter field to
>>the location of my Perl interpreter (as well as use '#!' with the Perl
>>interpreter location since I test using MKS's Korn Shell).  I have had
>>both header and no-header Perl CGIs run OK.
>Yeah, I got the the interpreter field pointing to the perl executable.
>A script that doesn't need look at the environment variables works great.
>(This does rule out forms, however.)  It is as though something in the JDK
>broke between 1.0.2 and 1.1.1 WRT reading the environment variables as 
>Jigsaw1.0a5 does the CGI fine with 1.0.2 and fails with 1.1.1.  It is as
>though something else was fixed between 1.0.2 and 1.1.1 WRT the start up
>and shutdown of Jigsaw.
>I can work around it while waiting for JDK 1.2. I am mostly curious if this
>is known behaviour.
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