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Re: [vox-tech] Need help securing a simple perl CGI
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Re: [vox-tech] Need help securing a simple perl CGI

On Wed, Feb 20, 2002 at 05:16:42PM -0800, Ryan wrote:
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> I have re-writen this script so that it does not take in the file name directly, but instead reads in a number and gets the file name from an external config file.
> I still need to figure out how to get it to work with non-html mime types.
> #!/usr/bin/perl
> # Perl CGI script to decompress gzip'd html files on-the-fly to
> # save disk space on the server. This will likely slow things
> # a bit...

Most web servers do this already. Take a look at the docs on one 
of mine.


See all those gzip'ed files? Click on one, and the web server gunzips
it, figures out the mime type, and then it will send to you.

Brian Lavender
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