On Jun 27, 2007, at 10:54 PM, list. rb wrote:

> Try referencing the full path to the script, i.e
> xmlHttp.open("GET","/home/auser/scripts/test2.rb",true);
>
> On 6/27/07, Gale CC <galecho / gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> I'm pretty sure the shebang line is correct. I verified by doing  
>> "which
>> ruby" and also ran the file independently from the shell by typing
>> "./test2.rb" and it works.
>>
>> Also the file runs fine when its set as an "action" to a form, but  
>> not
>> in this case when its run from inside a javascript script. Any idea
>> what's wrong ?
>>
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>>
>>

sounds like it is all about the Apache configuration.
If you have access, look at httpd.conf
whether you do or not, definitely check with the admin