nginx + .cgi/perl scripts...

mike mike503 at
Wed Jul 2 03:54:44 MSD 2008

Okay -

Well these can run non-persistent, that is fine. I just didn't see a
way to get nginx to execute them without having to do some sort of
upstream passing?

I googled for nginx and CGI and that's the page I got :P I'd prefer a
simpler solution...

On 7/1/08, Cliff Wells <cliff at> wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-07-01 at 14:02 -0700, mike wrote:
> > This seems a bit overkill:
> >
> >
> > Not to mention it's not persistent. Anyone have any better tools to
> > keep Perl-capable fastcgi engines running?
> That page has nothing to do with running Perl *FastCGI* scripts.  It's a
> hack to allow *CGI* scripts to run as FastCGI (which is why it's not
> persistent... CGI scripts don't expect to be persistent).
> Cliff

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