- Creates cgi-bin directory to store scripts and allows to execute them.
- Required by:
- Used in:
- Hosting plans
- Platform dependence:
- Unix: Any file located in the directory is treated as a cgi script, including binary files and scripts written in Perl, shell, Python, etc. Scripts are executed with the rights of the user who owns the web site, so they can work with his home directory.
- Windows: Allows to execute cgi (.exe) and ISAPI (.dll) formats.