Q:New version of PHP out
"Security Alert! The PHP CGI cannot be accessed directly..."
Just edit php.ini in Windows directory, add line
Q: How do you configure Small HTTP Server to "virtually" host multiple
A: Just, open "Settings.." dialog, go down to "Virtual hosts" part, enter
host name and root dir for it, press "Add" button. If you haven't DNS
for that host name, check "Add entry to system hosts file" and also enter
IP address. Or you can do same via Web interface, in remote administration.
You can create unlimited numbre of virtual hosts.
Actually I'm getting that error now for every e-mail address that I send
Direct valid IP address of DNS server for SMTP, in
options. It's might be any external DNS server, it's must know
mailhosts for your reseptiors. To know your current DNS server
use winipcfg.exe -all or ipconfig.exe -all
utilites in Windows directory.
How to make e-mail users useing the small http server ?
Add user, Check SMTP and POP3 to enable accsess to e-mail.
Q: I can't get perl scripts to work with your server.
Can you tell me where to get some proper documentation, or who I can ask
that has this working on a windows machine somewhere else?
A:1. Your need Perl interpreter. It's my be found on
For Win95/98/ME also may be use DJGPP GNU Perl.
It's perl54b.zip, perl552b.zip on http://www.delorie.com/djgpp/
or on ftp://ftp.simtel.net/pub/simtelnet/
You must setup it.
2. You must option server to Perl. In settings change where is perl.exe or
perlis.dll. Also, if your scripts will have not .pl extension e.g. .cgi,
you must add interpreter for this extensions.
3. If CGI ident in options is "\cgi-bin\" you must create cgi-bin
subdirectory into your web directories and plase your scripts here.
Q:What is the specific format of the SHHTP server log file? It does not
appear to conform to "standard" (such as apache, etc.) logfile
A:Isn't standard in Apache. In my server
log record is time - remote IP info and just incomming
request. Unlike Apache with my log you can repeat request via
telnet, to check errors in scripts. You can create easy script
that convert my log file in any format. Here is an example on