time out issue when trying to run shell script from cgi script

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dbrazeau
2013-08-27
2013-08-27
  • dbrazeau

    dbrazeau - 2013-08-27

    I am attempting to run a bash script from a cgi script. It appears that if the bash script takes more than a couple of seconds I get a timeout on the web browsers. The actual error reported from chrome is "The server closed the connection without sending any data.".

    I have also tested just calling the sleep command with different values, i.e &backquote_command("sleep 5");. If I sleep for more than 2 seconds I run into this issue again. Does anyone know what timeout value is causing my issue and how I should go about fixing it?

     
    Last edit: dbrazeau 2013-08-27
  • dbrazeau

    dbrazeau - 2013-08-27

    Well I ended up resolving my issue by moving my call to ui_print_header after the call to execute my bash script.

     

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