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What is an internal server error, and why doesn't my CGI work?

An internal server error is a fatal error from the page you were trying to access.

If you’re accessing a CGI script (PERL/Python/etc), please check that the script is executable (you can chmod +x the file using your favorite FTP client), and that the path to the interpreter is correct.

for PERL, it’s:


for Python it’s:


The error can also be caused by syntax or compilation errors in your script; please make sure your script compiles and runs before trying to execute it on the Mr.Host servers.

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