Perlfect Solutions

[Perlfect-search] Error within page or script on

Cahaba Internet
Tue, 23 Apr 2002 11:16:04 -0500
At 12:30 PM 4/23/02 +0100, you wrote:

>The '' script is called via Internet Explorer. It returns
>an error 500, error with page or script.
>The fault is the same with a 'pl' or 'cgi' extension.

Hi Bob

First thing I'd do is check the 'permissions' for ... make sure the
file is executable (755 or 777)

If that isn't the issue, I'd take a look at my server's error log. Most hosting
companies make this information available.

Lastly, I gather you were careful to upload the perl script components of 
in ASCII mode, rather than binary (as that adds linefeeds and otherwise 
corrupts the files.)

Good luck!

Bill - WA4FAT

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