seLinux won’t exec my .pl

Written by James McDonald

July 12, 2017

This error in httpd error_log

[Wed Jul 12 21:39:57.069313 2017] [cgi:error] [pid 16811] [client] AH01215: (13)Permission denied: exec of ‘/home/rupert/Sites/client1-www/cgi-bin/’ failed:/home/rupert/Sites/client1-www/cgi-bin/
[Wed Jul 12 21:39:57.070405 2017] [cgi:error] [pid 16811] [client] End of script output before headers:

This fix

sudo semanage fcontext -a -t httpd_sys_script_exec_t “/home/rupert/Sites/client1-www/cgi-bin(/.*)?”

sudo restorecon -Rv /home/rupert/Sites/client1-www/cgi-bin






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