Musts

  1. New cgi-bin directory (like css, images, includes)
  2. Put mcount.cgi in cgi-bin/mcount/ directory
  3. Edit mcount.cgi script with absolute path to cgi-bin/mcount/
  4. Save with UNIX endings or use dos2unix command
  5. Path to this page: /home/rsimms/hayrocket.com/dm160c/exercise-05.shtml
  6. Permissions: mcount.cgi = 755, mcount directory = 755
  7. Use relative path to execute script below

Visits

The regular counter reports:
1,680 visits (2 today, 3 this week, 2 this month, 105 this year)
This engineering version of the counter reports:
Total visits: 11010010000 (binary) or 690 (hex)
The marketing version of the counter reports:
208,169 visits (222 today, 377 this week, 222 this month, 12,974 this year)

Revised: Saturday, June 2, 2007