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Re: (OT?) php, system and perl IO

From: elein <elein(at)sbcglobal(dot)net>
To: Dror Matalon <dror(at)zapatec(dot)com>, elein(at)varlena(dot)com
Cc: sfpug(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: (OT?) php, system and perl IO
Date: 2003-01-24 23:05:43
Message-ID: 200301242307.h0ON7LHU022342@pimout3-ext.prodigy.net (view raw or flat)
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I needed to not use /tmp but rather use a directory under
apache's htdoc directory.  But reviewing php.ini was pretty
helpful.

Thanks,
elein

On Friday 24 January 2003 14:23, Dror Matalon wrote:
> I would guess that php is running inside some kind of "sandbox" that
> doesn't allow writing. I would look and see if there are any flags that
> you need to set to allow it to write. Just a guess.
>
> On Fri, Jan 24, 2003 at 12:59:59PM -0800, elein wrote:
> > I've got an apache webserver using php.
> > php invokes a perl script using system().
> > Stdout is correctly brought back into the page,
> > however, the perl script is also trying to open for write
> > a file to the (server) system.  The perl script also is trying
> > to create a file in /tmp and it fails with permission
> > problems.  The permissions on /tmp are rwxrwxrwt.
> >
> > I hope I'm missing something obvious.  Does anyone
> > have any hints?
> >
> > elein
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