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"Stranger and Stranger"by nine9 (Novice)
|on Dec 29, 1999 at 22:16 UTC||Need Help??|
nine9 has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
Alice's Adventures couldn't get weirder than this...
I was trying something on my webpage, but I just can't understand why it's not working...
In the following set-up, printnode4.pl is located in the /cgi-bin driectory, and the two files referenced (/404.html and /nodes/default.html) do exist, yet when I try something as simple as http://www.nine9.ukshells.co.uk/cgi-bin/printnode4.pl?node=poooooooooo.htm (which should make it--the Perl proggie, not Apache--call up /404.html), I get a 500, Internal Server Error.
The weird thing is that when I run it from the shell (i.e. on majestic.ukshells.co.uk) it works, and it also works on my computer at home (which has it's directories mirrored with my shell account).
When I do a tail of the log file, this happens:
I just don't get it...and my Internet Service Provider is not being helpful