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Re: CGI on Windows...

From: Benoit Mahe <Benoit.Mahe@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Wed, 03 Sep 1997 09:38:28 +0200
Message-Id: <199709030738.JAA13041@www43.inria.fr>
To: Larry Bouthillier <larry@ici.net>
cc: www-jigsaw@w3.org, bmahe@www43.inria.fr
> I've just gotten the Jigsaw server running on Windows NT 4.0.  I'm finding
> that configuring the Directory and FileExtension Resources is difficult,
> even after reading all the documentation.
> 
> I'm planning to port a Perl-CGI application that I've written to a servlet
> implementation that will run on Unix and NT.  At the moment, I'm trying
> first to set up Jigsaw to run my app as it is.  Then I'll start rewriting
> it in Java and learning servlets.
> 
> So far, I've been unable to configure .pl as an extension resource that
> executes my scripts.  I've set up an extension indexer for "pl",  set its
> interpreter line to c:\perl\bin\perl.exe (and tried forward slashes, too),
> set no-headers (since my scripts do that).  When I access a .pl URL, I get
> the perl source code displayed in my browser.  Htrml pages in the same
> directory display properly.
> 
> Can anyone guide me?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Larry
> 

 please check the generate-forms flag, its value must be true. If 
 generate-forms is false the CgiResource send the file itself when a get 
 Request is performed.

 benoit.

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Benoît Mahé,  World Wide Web Consortium
Architecture domain - Jigsaw Team
bmahe@sophia.inria.fr 
Received on Wednesday, 3 September 1997 03:38:48 GMT

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