I need to be able to have perl CGI scripts executed from a local network rather than from the WWW. So the user would enter "file://..." on Unix or "file:C|\..." on Windows to start the path of the script rather than "http://
..". The problem is that in Netscape, a window pops up that asks the user whether they want to save the file of type "application/x-perl". I want the user to be able to run that script so that they can have the interface of Netscape to run a script that will do something. And I don't want each user to have to modify their helper applications preferences. Of course, I also don't want the perl script to be displayed as plain text on the browser. I tried both text/plain as well as text/html as content types. Maybe I'm using them wrong???