Re: [CODE4LIB] calling another webpage within CGI script

2009-11-24 Thread David Pattern
Hi Ken Are you behind a web proxy server or firewall? If so, you'll probably need to specify a proxy server in the script. If the proxy is defined in the environment variables on the server, then you can use... my $ua = LWP::UserAgent-new( timeout = 60 ); $ua-env_proxy(); ...otherwise,

Re: [CODE4LIB] Web analytics for POST data

2009-11-24 Thread Joel Marchesoni
Hi Yitzchak, I was just looking at this yesterday on the Google Analytics site. It's a way to define custom variables at either the page, session, or visitor level: http://code.google.com/apis/analytics/docs/tracking/gaTrackingCustomVariables.html Joel Marchesoni Tech Support Analyst Hunter

Re: [CODE4LIB] calling another webpage within CGI script

2009-11-24 Thread Greg McClellan
Hi, I had a similar problem a while back which was solved by disabling SELinux. http://www.crypt.gen.nz/selinux/disable_selinux.html -Greg

Re: [CODE4LIB] Web analytics for POST data

2009-11-24 Thread Alejandro Garza Gonzalez
To get around XSS you can use GET requests to your logging script, sending the data as arguments by one of two methods (maybe there are others?): * one way is to just get an Image by setting an image's SRC to your logging script. * another is to have an inline IFRAME where you also

Re: [CODE4LIB] calling another webpage within CGI script - solved!

2009-11-24 Thread Graham Stewart
Hi, We run many Library / web / database applications on RedHat servers with SELinux enabled. Sometimes it takes a bit of investigation and horsing around but I haven't yet found a situation where it had to be disabled. setsebool and chcon can solve most problems and SELinux is an

Re: [CODE4LIB] calling another webpage within CGI script - solved!

2009-11-24 Thread Ross Singer
On Tue, Nov 24, 2009 at 11:18 AM, Graham Stewart graham.stew...@utoronto.ca wrote: We run many Library / web / database applications on RedHat servers with SELinux enabled.  Sometimes it takes a bit of investigation and  horsing around but I haven't yet found a situation where it had to be

Re: [CODE4LIB] calling another webpage within CGI script - solved!

2009-11-24 Thread Graham Stewart
An interesting topic ... heading out to cast vote now. In our environment, about 6 years ago we informally identified the gap (grey area, war, however it is described) between server / network managers and developers / Librarians as an obstacle to our end goals and have put considerable

[CODE4LIB] Job Posting: Director of Information Technology, Rutgers University Libraries, Piscataway, NJ

2009-11-24 Thread Grace J. Agnew
The Director of Information Technology reports to the Associate University Librarian for Digital Library Systems. Provides vision, leadership, and management of the Integrated Information Systems Department, a 14-person department. Is responsible for policies, procedures, selection,