> when a .pl file or .cgi file is clicked on to our server, apache is
> serving back a text code page, not html
> all of our sites were working under the old service Deb 4, our new
> Server Deb 9.x has a setting off.
> we have included a link to our http.conf file.
> http://culser.com/ex/apache2.txt >
> please advise.
means you don't understand that mechanism.
Keep all the files in mods-available. Create symlinks to them
from mods-enabled when you want them to take effect.
Same approach goes for site-enabled/available and
Anyway: you need a perl module to run perl CGI:
and you need to enable CGI in each directory that you want it
in via something like