Cgi Set Up on Macos

There are multiple guidelines as to how to set up cgi for perl on macos or linux.

This post keeps notes of how to set up cgi on MACOS.

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ln -s /Library/WebServer/CGI-Executables ~/www/cgi-bin
cd ~/www/cgi-bin

put scripts in this dir and access it using the link “localhost/cgi-bin/filename”

you may need to change the permission of the script to “755” if needed.