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Re: cgi-scripts/matts guestbook

At 08:43 PM 10/24/98 -0400, mark wrote:
>hi...sorry to bother you but I'm relatively new here and I've got  a
>problem with running a script...matts guestbook runs fine and loads but
>when I try to post data from the guestbook sign in i get
>"[Sun Oct 25 00:24:47 1998 GMT] CGI: error executing CGI program system
>specific error code is '2'.
>[Sun Oct 25 00:24:47 1998 GMT] CGI: DoExecCGIChild() failed. Error code
>is 2. Start of command line is 'perl D:\PI3WEB\Cgi-Bin\guestbook.pl '.
>I am not using perl...what am I doing wrong?

You just answered your question.  Install perl and try again.  The CGI
scripts are written in perl, you need a perl interpreter for it.