Subject: Re: [htdig] Error 405 (Method Not Allowed)
From: alan (email@example.com)
Date: Thu Jul 20 2000 - 09:52:56 PDT
when the nph value is set to false does that mean that both GET and POST methods
Gilles Detillieux wrote:
> According to Brandon W. Uhlman:
> > Error 405, Method Not Allowed, is displayed, when I call htsearch.exe
> > from a webpage. I've already read all the related messages I could find
> > in the archives to no avail, as they all relate to Unix installations,
> > and I am running it on an NT server.
> > In fact, I only got it to compile cleanly today, after many hours of
> > drunken ranting about Cygwin... or not. Actually, I'm under the legal
> > drinking age. :-)
> > Like I say, I'm running Windows NT Server 4 (SP5a, I think), IIS4, the
> > latest releases of ActivePerl and PHP.
> OK, I'd start by making sure the IIS server is set up to allow running
> CGI scripts from the directory in which you've placed the htsearch.exe.
> If other CGI scripts in the same directory give the same error, that's
> a good indication of a server configuration problem. If I recall,
> IIS expects all CGI scripts to emit full headers, as non-parsed-header
> (nph) scripts do, so you'll probably need to set the nph attribute in
> your config file to true. I don't know what else to suggest, given
> my unfamiliarity with NT. Perhaps others on the list with NT know-how
> could shed more light.
> Gilles R. Detillieux E-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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