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Re^3: CGI script cannot create file.

by Utilitarian (Vicar)
on Dec 18, 2012 at 10:34 UTC ( #1009337=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: CGI script cannot create file.
in thread CGI script cannot create file.

Well, you could run the following at the command prompt as your user, it does use Perl after all ;)
perl -e ' $apache = qx(ps -ef | grep httpd); @fields=split /\s+/, $apa +che; exec ("chown $fields[0] /path/to/flat/file/directory");'
However setting up a directory with write permission for the uid of the web service directly makes more sense from a certainty of action and security perspective

print "Good ",qw(night morning afternoon evening)[(localtime)[2]/6]," fellow monks."

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