View Full Version : Running PHP as CGI

03-12-2003, 05:42 PM
I'm having what you could call a bad day, now I'm not an very experienced user of PHP but I know enough to install scripts and get them looking how i want them to.

I'm trying to install Gallery, unfortunatly my new virtual host runs PHP in safe mode which renders the script useless, after reading their FAQ I found that i can run PHP as CGI and place the script in there.

Now I have a problem I cannot compile this on the server as i don't have the permissions or access to do so, is there anywher i can get a pre-compiled version of php.cgi with newbie type instructions?

03-12-2003, 05:50 PM
Honestly, when PHP safemode is on, some scripts cant run at all. For example, installation of invision board skins would require you to do it manually.