Python at my ISP

Bjorn Pettersen BPettersen at
Mon Feb 3 19:34:44 CET 2003

> From: Dave [mailto:sobesoft at] 
> Supposedly, my ISP (Valueweb) supports Python. I have been trying to
> get a script running but so far have been unsuccessful. Here is my
> script:
> #!/usr/local/bin/python
> print "Content-type text/html\n\n"
> print "Hello World!"
> First of all, what is the correct extension that I should be using?
> .py or .cgi? I either get the script passed back to me or I get an
> access denied. I tried to chmod the file to give it execute
> permissions but that didn't fix it.
> Is there anything else I can try before I contact their support?

This link might give you some ideas about what to try...:

-- bjorn

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