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Newbie: Beaglebone Black Apache cgi

 
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AndyBeagleBone



Joined: 09 Jun 2016
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Location: Lowestoft

PostPosted: Thu 09 Jun '16 21:49    Post subject: Newbie: Beaglebone Black Apache cgi Reply with quote

Hi there,

I am using apache2 on my beaglebone black (rev c) debian whizzy).

I have written a simple c program to turn on and off the usr leds. I have stored this in a directory called /var/www/cgi-bin. The program runs fine from the command line, but fails to execute when I call it using a PHP exec('ledctl 0 0');

can you offer me any advice or examples?

Many Thanks
Andy
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James Blond
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Joined: 19 Jan 2006
Posts: 6238
Location: Germany, Next to Hamburg

PostPosted: Thu 16 Jun '16 18:53    Post subject: Reply with quote

make sure that the script is 0777 or the owner is the same that apache uses and use the full path.

e.g.

Code:
<?php
error_reporting(E_ALL);
ini_set('display_errors',1);
exec('/var/www/cgi-bin/ledctl 0 0');
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