Web programming in Python.

Sean DiZazzo half.italian at gmail.com
Mon Sep 29 07:59:10 CEST 2008


On Sep 28, 4:51 pm, Kurda Yon <kurda... at yahoo.com> wrote:
> 1. On my server (in my directory) I found "cgi-bin" subdirectory.
>
> 2. In the "cgi-bin" I have created a file "test.py".
>
> 3. In that file I put:
> #!/usr/bin/python2.4 python
> print "Hello, World!"
> (I have checked, I have "/usr/bin/python2.4" directory.)
>
> 4. I give the following permissions to the "test.py":
> -rwx---r-x
>
> 5. The "cgi-bin" directory has the following permissions:
> drwx---r-x
>
> 6. In the "cgi-bin" I have created the ".htaccess" file which
> contains:
> Options +ExecCGI
> AddHandler cgi-script .py
>
> And it still does not work! If I try to see the page by my browser I
> see:
> Internal Server Error
> The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was
> unable to complete your request.
> ...

Your server logs are your friend.  Check /var/log/httpd/error.log for
errors.

Have you loaded the modpython module in your httpd.conf?

~Sean



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