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Re: Method POST not allowed on this resource.

From: Benoit Mahe <Benoit.Mahe@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2000 11:34:07 +0100
Message-ID: <38BA4F1F.A1010990@sophia.inria.fr>
To: Jilani Khaldi <jilanik@tin.it>
CC: www-jigsaw@w3.org
May be we forgot to create a cgi-indexer in Jigsaw 2.1.x, so you
may have to create it yourself.

Please take a look a the FAQ entry about CGI:


Regards, Benoit.

Jilani Khaldi wrote:

> Hi All,
> I have installed Jigsaw (on Windows 98) and it seems to work correctly.
> I have written a little CGI application (an executable file) and I
> placed it under "\www\cgi-bin". When I call it from a HTML file I
> recieve only this message: "Method POST not allowed on this resource."
> I changed the method to "GET" in the HTML file, and now when I call it,
> the browser try to download the executable.
> What did I miss?
> Thanks.
> jk
> ps.
> the same CGI program works fine under IIS and Apache.

- Benoît Mahé -------------------------------------------------------
                      World Wide Web Consortium   (W3C)
                    Architecture domain - Jigsaw Engineer

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Received on Monday, 28 February 2000 05:34:35 UTC

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