run perl scrip with post form from apache

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Sat Feb 28 06:49:23 PST 2004

On Sat, Feb 28, 2004 at 09:29:56AM -0500, fbsd_user wrote:
> I keep getting this error message when I try to run an perl script 
> from an apache web page that is trying to post an form.
> I have mod_perl-1.28 and p5-WWW-Mechanize
> Method Not Allowed,
> The requested method POST is not allowed for the URL /
> Any ideas on how to get this to work?

Check your apache configuration -- perhaps you have a <Limit></Limit>
block that forbids POST to that URL.  You should see a bit more detail
in the httpd-error.log



Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil.                       26 The Paddocks
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