Re: FastCGI, NCSA 1.5.2 & SSI

Zachary Kessin (
Sun, 19 Jan 1997 22:43:46 -0500

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To: Scott Franzyshen <>
Subject: Re: FastCGI, NCSA 1.5.2 & SSI 
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Sun, 19 Jan 1997 14:38:36 EST."
Date: Sun, 19 Jan 1997 22:43:46 -0500
From: Zachary Kessin <>

You might want to try the perl-to-C compiler, check
(Its there somewhere). Its not perfect yet but It does work.

--Zachary Kessin
Hey Rocky Watch me Pull Some Intelligence out of the Internet
But that trick never works.

> I have succesfully installed the fcgi-devel-kit, Made perl5.003, and installed
> NCSA 1.5.2 HTTPD server. I have created a FCGI perl script to lookup values
> from a mSQL server. All of the above works fine, except I would like to be able to
> use this as a SSI(server side include). However when I attempt to use it with either
> the "exec cmd" or the "exec cgi" I get the following responce in the page,
> [an error occurred while processing this directive]
> I have even attempted to use the "include" and "include virtual" with the same result.
> while I understand that I could use the cgi-fgci tool to wrap the fcgi, this would 
> defeat the purpose of using FCGI in the first place(to reduce time loading, processing, 
> and unloading.) the standard perl cgi script could be converted into a C version
> and reduce overhead of loading and unloading the perl interpreter.
> any assistance would be helpful. 
> Scott Franzyshen