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Old 04-08-2008, 12:24 PM   #1
kaplan71
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html page shows garbled text


Hi there --

I am trying to run the Conquest DICOM 1.4.14 web interface on our system. The server in question is running Fedora Core 5 with the bundled Apache 2.2.0 release along with php 5.1.4, and the Java 1.4.2 release.

The name of the index file is dgate.html, and it is located in the /var/www/cgi-bin directory. The dgate.html file is also a binary file as evidenced by the strings command.

Apache has been configured so that the DocumentRoot is the /var/www/cgi-bin directory. The reasoning for this is due to the installation script of the DICOM web interface which places the dgate.html and its associated files in a cgi-bin directory.

Whenever someone tries to access the file from a web browser either locally or from a remote computer, there is only garbled text shown on-screen. An excerpt of what is seen is shown below:

Quote:
ELF �E���1ЉE�U���EԈ�E����E���1Ћ��� �E���1ЉE�E�m�}
What do I need to do to correct this problem, and be able to see the dgate.html file properly? Thanks.
 
Old 04-09-2008, 02:14 AM   #2
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I guess you need to add
Code:
AddHandler cgi-script .html
inside the:
<Directory /var/www/cgi-bin> ...</Directory> section of your httpd.conf
 
  


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