[Novalug] Debugging questions
greg at pryzby.org
Sat Nov 22 21:38:28 EST 2008
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redirect to a file and then look at file via web ?
Rich Goodwin wrote:
> I have a PERL script that works on my laptop but does not work on my ISP
> and am wondering how folks here debug problems where they don't have
> ready access to the system.
> The script uses a web page to collect information that is emailed. The
> emailed information is listed on a web page as confirmation. There is
> an HTML page that calls a CGI script to send the email
> (/usr/sbin/sendmail on my laptop; /usr/lib/sendmail from the ISP). When
> I run it on my laptop (Apache2) the emails are delivered as expected
> (rich & root on localhost). When I run it on the ISP, I change the
> sendmail location and CGI directory to what the ISP states to use ....
> but the emails do not get received. I don't get any information from
> the ISP (GoDaddy) since these are Apache virtual servers and not
> dedicated ones.
> So how do you go about debugging things like this? I am open to lots of
greg pryzby greg at pryzby dot org
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