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How to run an application in Linux from Web browser (Mozilla)

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Is it possible to run an executable in the client from browser in Linux. I am using Redhat v 9.0.
I have control over te client which means I can reset the permissions and browser settings if required.
Any hlp, Thanks in advance...
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To the above posts, the poster is asking how to execute on the client, not the server.
You should be able to set up a file type for a fake extension, and choose the appropriate program to handle that file type.
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