Re: [greenstone-users] Problems with setting up Apache webserver forGreenstone- Urgent

From Chaitra Rao
DateThu, 16 Sep 2004 11:23:50 +0530 (IST)
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Problems with setting up Apache webserver forGreenstone- Urgent
In-Reply-To (41490640-2DB49D3D-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
Thanx Michael. But the problem was the order in which i had placed the
Alias and ScriptAlias configs in the httpd.conf file. I had'nt placed
Alias before ScriptAlias.Thanx for replying so quickly. It works fine now
without the .exe,but when i installed the web library on Linux,it gave
some garbage values when we type
http://localhost:8080/gsdl/cgi-bin/library.

I need help with this since the webserver that's been opened up for global
access runs on Linux.Our system admin has set up the configs as mentioned
in the installation document.Thanx in advance :)

Regards,
Chaitra

On Thu, 16 Sep 2004, Michael Dewsnip wrote:

> Hi,
>
> On Windows you usually need the ".exe" extension:
> http://localhost:8080/gsdl/cgi-bin/library.exe
>
> Regards,
>
> Michael
>
>
>
> Chaitra Rao wrote:
>
> > Hi,
> > I was trying to install the GreenStone web library on my system. I have
> > Apache1.3 running on my system. I have configure the httpd.conf file as
> > mentioned in the documentation available on ur site. I am unable to view
> > the default Greenstone page when i type the URL
> > http://localhost:8080/gsdl/cgi-bin/library. It throws up a system error
> > saying that "IE is not able to open this site.The request site is either
> > unavailable or cannot be found".I am not able to trace the
> > error.Besides,when i hit preview Collection on the librarian interface
> > after building a collection the browser just hangs. I am able to reach
> > the gsdl/cgi-bin folder without any hassles.
> > Can you please tell me what to do since I do not have any prior
> > experience with CGI scripts.
> >
> > Thanx in advance.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Chaitra
> >
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