Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

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

Posted on 2004-10-08
5
Medium Priority
?
287 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-06
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...
0
Comment
Question by:Vinod_nk
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:php-webdesign
ID: 12257109
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:php-webdesign
ID: 12257138
0
 
LVL 18

Accepted Solution

by:
arantius earned 1000 total points
ID: 12260277
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.
0

Featured Post

What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Preface This article introduces an authentication and authorization system for a website.  It is understood by the author and the project contributors that there is no such thing as a "one size fits all" system.  That being said, there is a certa‚Ķ
This article covers the basics of the Sass, which is a CSS extension language. You will learn about variables, mixins, and nesting.
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)
Video by: Mark
This lesson goes over how to construct ordered and unordered lists and how to create hyperlinks.
Suggested Courses

773 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question