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Old 04-30-2006, 02:10 PM   #1
Dyshein
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Compiling C/C++ CGI Scripts in Linux


Alright, I've found dozens upon dozens of tutorials on CGI but NONE of them explain how to actually create the scripts. Do I need to compile my files as .cgi files, .exe files, or what? Any help for this total newb would appreciated.
 
Old 04-30-2006, 03:08 PM   #2
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You can use shell scripts, perl scripts, python, compiled files... something that is executable by the operating system and generates an output that is recognised by Apache. There's a good tutorial at http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.0/howto/cgi.html which will get you running with cgi pretty quickly.
 
  


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