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Re: output of one program doesn't show in another on serverby NetWallah (Abbot)
|on Dec 18, 2012 at 04:39 UTC||Need Help??|
First, try adding the interpreter you need to run the program - depending on your OS, you may need to add:
at the start of your "runthis.pl".
The second thing is that you should check the return value after running the command in backticks. Try this:
Getting errors back to the user's web page when running under CGI is non-trivial.
Look at the CGI::Carp module, and the "fatalsToBrowser" option.
Update:Fixed a few typos.
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