Install & set-up in win95 PWS

I installed perl 5 build 307 to my Personel Web Server, my perl scripts run fine from the command line, but when trying to run from .htm I get the error "HTTP/1.0 404 Object Not Found", what gives?
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Mark FranzProject ManagerAsked:
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First, your scripts must be in a directory that has the execute access, you do this by config the PWS.  Next, you should check your registry, under the key "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\W3Svc\Parameters\Script Map", there should be a value associate ".pl" (or other extension you choose) with "perl.exe %s" or "PerlIS.dll" (the former is better but the latter is faster).

If all these is correct, make sure the url in the html is correct, it should point to "".

Hope this help.

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Mark FranzProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
My cgi-bin directory has world read/execute access, added the .pl extensions to my registry as you suggested, and reset the default script parameters to <default>, now I am asked where I want to save the .pl file...(?)
Mark FranzProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
I made a cardinal error... forgot to stop and restart the PWS... once I did this every thing works fine, shoulda remembered this from my UNIX days.
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Normally you should not assign read to cgi-bin directory.
Mark FranzProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
I know, I'm still off line for now, once I get ready to go on line, all permissions will be reset.

Has anyone been able to get FormMail to work with Blat on a PWS?

Yes, I tried blat and it works fine.  But I wrote my own cgi to sendmail because blat has a lot functions (such as attachment) that I don't need which cause some overhead (temporary file)
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