ScriptAlias having no effect on ability to execute .cgi files

Posted on 2011-10-04
Last Modified: 2013-11-05
I have enabled alias_module and cgi_module in my apache 2.2 installation. I have added a section:

    <IfModule alias_module>
       ScriptAlias /digin-cgi/ "/opt/openbdjam/webroot1/push20/digin-cgi/"

my scripts are 'x' executable permissioned and live in the file system directory **/opt/openbdjam/webroot1/push20/digin-cgi**. However, when i go to my webserver (something like the address below) in a browser i just get a 404 not found:


In case it matters - my server root is set to:

    DocumentRoot "/opt/openbdjam/webroot1"

no amount of restarting helps!

any ideas?
Question by:arndale65
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    Expert Comment

    by:Jan Springer
    Do you have this in your conf file:

    AddHandler cgi-script .cgi

    and what do your error logs say exactly?

    Accepted Solution

    Yes i have that

    Just realised that a proxy setting was overriding all my others:

    changed :

    ProxyPass /


    ProxyPass /push20

    and works!

    Author Closing Comment

    my own config issue

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