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how can I use CGI inside the IIS sever?

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Is it possible for me to use the IIS server to run the CGI program? Do I need to install any external component?
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do you jsut mean any exe or perl script etc

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Yes you can run CGI programs from IIS. in case you are using PERL, IIS comes with PERL bundled. But to make it work you have to add some configuration settings to the IIS server.

Are you using/Planning on using PERL??

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binary1, you can also use binary executables as CGI on IIS, or even .BAT files ...

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I plan to use the perl, can anyone tell me how can i run the excutable /binary file in the cgi-bin directory? how to config the iis server for running the cgi program?
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how about this:
Visit this site, add CGI extention to IIS recongised extentions:
Vistit
http://www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Park/8312/perlis.htm
You do need to install PERL, visit http://www.activestate.com

It's free.  You must then do the above.

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