Linux-server and Discussion group
Posted on 1999-01-16
My Internet operator doesn't have in his webserver the extensions needed to
run Discussion groups (made by FrontPage97 Discussion group wizard). The
server is using Linux.
The operator hesitates in getting these extensions. He says that it might be
possible that the use of Discussion groups in his server could cause harm to
the server. According to him it could cause security problems or poblems in
proper functionig of the server programs (e.g. the server could even go
What do you think or know about these risks. Are they possible risks and if
so how probable do you think they are and in what kind of situations they
If there aren't any real risks how could I make my operato sure about this?