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Re: exec cgi problem

by little (Curate)
on Jul 15, 2002 at 21:15 UTC ( #181922=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Execute CGI script from SSI (was: exec cgi problem)

Please ask your webservers admin if
<!--#exec cgi="/absolute/filesystem/path/to/script" -->
<!--#exec cmd="/absolute/filesystem/path/to/cmd" -->
are allowed in SSI. Some providers disable their interpolation or execution due to security concerns.

If so, there is as it's been already said only the chance of using
<!--#include virtual="/path/relative/to/your/web_server_root/script" -->
which is using the GET method so you cannot use POST but can (using SSI 2.0) add the query_string to it alike this

<!--#include virtual="/path/relative/to/your/web_server_root/script$QU +ERY_STRING" -->

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