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Old December 11th, 2004, 11:04 AM
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Default Php Installation errors

i have done this before but i am getting errors doing it all over again on a new personal computer at home.

i am installing php 4 on a w2k machine using iis.
after tweaking here and there and putting the php.ini in systemfolder i still got this error...
went thru the manual afew times but its still bugging me with this same error message...

can some 1 help me pls.

error message

Security Alert! The PHP CGI cannot be accessed directly.
This PHP CGI binary was compiled with force-cgi-redirect enabled. This means that a page will only be served up if the REDIRECT_STATUS CGI variable is set, e.g. via an Apache Action directive.

For more information as to why this behaviour exists, see the manual page for CGI security.

For more information about changing this behaviour or re-enabling this webserver, consult the installation file that came with this distribution, or visit the manual page.
Old December 11th, 2004, 05:15 PM
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Use the google, my friend... ;)

http://www.google.com/search?q=Security+Alert!+The+PHP+CGI+cannot+be+acc essed+directly.

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Old December 13th, 2004, 03:17 AM
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hi snib,

i have tried everything...
is it possible for u to run thru it with me please.
i have alter the ini files.
set the require permissions.

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hi snib,

i have figure out what is causing the problem.
i am dumb enough to make a copy of the php.ini files and put it in %systemroot% instead of moving it there.

Finally i am able to start coding again.
thanks for the help.

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