[Catalyst] Canot get application working on IIS7 via FastCGI
bobtfish at bobtfish.net
Tue Oct 23 21:31:16 GMT 2012
On 23 Oct 2012, at 22:03, Lyle wrote:
>>> Otherwise you get issues when people try to open files with a relative path.
>> This is normal in other web servers also.
>> Doing that is broken, we provide $app->path_to so you don't ever have to do that.
> How is it broken?
Because, as much as possible, code should attempt to separate concerns.
The pwd should be the responsibility of the web server layer, not a dependency of your application component.
Standard daemonization techniques include a chdir('/') step
which is always going to ruin relative paths.
Your application precluding your web stack from being a daemon is a pretty big ask, no?
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