[REBOL] Re: CGI configuration help requested
From: rebol:svendx:dk at: 15-Nov-2000 0:42
I resently installed FreeBSD on our home server, and had Apache display the exact same
I found the problem to be that the REBOL binary wasn't executable by 'others', and since
Apache tried to run REBOL as 'nobody' it failed.
For me, the problem disapeared when I gave 'others' 'execute' right to rebol.
On 14-Nov-00, you wrote:
> Sure would appreciate some help in properly configuring my server so that I can invoke
Rebol scripts from the web.
> My web host provider is running BSDI and Apache. I have access to the .htaccess file,
but not the srm.conf file. I have added the following line to the .htaccess file:
> AddType application/x-httpd-cgi .r
> I have put a test file,test.r, in my cgibin and permissioned it -rwxr-xr-x. For some
reason my cgibin is not hyphenated like cgi-bin, it is just cgibin.
> I know Rebol works as I can telnet into my site and run it.
> When I point my browser at test.r I get the following error message:
> The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete
> The following is from my log:
> [14/Nov/2000:11:19:24 -0500] "GET /cgibin/test.r HTTP/1.1" 500 529
> My test script is:
> #!/rebol/rebol --cgi
> REBOL 
> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//SoftQuad Software//DTD HoTMetaL PRO 6.0::19990601::extensions
to HTML 4.0//EN" "hmpro6.dtd">
> <P>It works!</P>
> <P>Hurrah!!</P> </BODY>
> Does anyone see what I need to correct?
> Doug Mayer