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Bug #20511 Insatlling PHP
Submitted: 2002-11-20 00:54 UTC Modified: 2002-11-20 01:25 UTC
From: manu_kalia at hotmail dot com Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: PWS related
PHP Version: 4.2.3 OS: Windows 98
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2002-11-20 00:54 UTC] manu_kalia at hotmail dot com
I installed PHP using the Windows installer and then configured the registery and PWS following the instruction stated on the site. Then i created a samll .php file which would print the word "Hello world!" on the browser. When i specified the address in the browser for the file to be opened it gave me a messgae saying"

"Security Alert!The PHP CGI cannot be accessed directly. This PHP CGI binary was compiled with force CGI-redirect enabled. This means that apage will only be served up if the REDIRECT_STATUS CGI variable is set. e.g via an APACHE action directive."

Why do i get this error please help



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 [2002-11-20 01:25 UTC]
Sorry, but your problem does not imply a bug in PHP itself.  For a
list of more appropriate places to ask for help using PHP, please
visit as this bug system is not the
appropriate forum for asking support questions. 

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