Instructions to allow .cgi files to execute from anywhere using boa webserver
authorhttp://davide.viti.myopenid.com/ <http://davide.viti.myopenid.com/@web>
Mon, 8 Jun 2009 07:33:30 +0000 (03:33 -0400)
committerJoey Hess <joey@kitenet.net>
Mon, 8 Jun 2009 07:33:30 +0000 (03:33 -0400)
doc/tips/dot_cgi.mdwn

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@@ -55,3 +55,9 @@ rule that allow `ikiwiki.cgi` to be executed.
 **Warning:** I only use this lighttpd configuration on my development
 server (offline). I am not sure of how secure this approach is.
 If you have any thought about it, feel free to let me know.
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+## boa
+
+Edit /etc/boa/boa.conf and make sure the following line is not commented:
+
+    AddType application/x-httpd-cgi cgi