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Re: [swish-e] Need help: Permission denied at swish.cgi line 2133

From: at <Peter>
Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2014 09:40:09 -0600
On 1/12/14 2:12 PM, Mahesh Rathi wrote:
> Hello,
> I am a novice with Unix and Swish-e. I folled the installation
> directions, everything works fine when running the commands, however,
> when I browse to the swish.cgi page in a browser, the search box opens
> up. I type in a word to search for and that is when I get “Service
> currently unavailable”. When I look at the apache error logs, I see the
> following:
> Can't exec "/usr/local/lib/swish-e/perl": Permission denied at swish.cgi
> line 2133.
> Child process Failed to exec '/usr/local/lib/swish-e/perl' Error:
> Permission denied at swish.cgi line 2134.
> swish.cgi aborted: Swish returned unknown output: 'Failed to exec Swish'
> I am not sure what needs to be done here. Can anyone please help?

the swish_binary setting in your .swishcgi.conf file is pointing at
/usr/local/lib/swish-e/perl and that isn't a swish-e binary file.

Peter Karman  .  .  peter(at)
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Received on Mon Jan 13 2014 - 15:40:12 GMT