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Can't understand which permissions could be denied. Running cgi script from command line works fine.

http_proxy="" curl http://url/ -o file

Produces curl(7): permission denied

(same issues with wget)

EDIT (Workaround) Right now I have to partially disable SELinux to get this to work (tried twiddling all the permissions to no avail).

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Figured it out. Even though running script as apache from the command-line works, SELinux seems to be stopping curl and wget when cgi script is invoked through the web.

Edit /etc/selinux/config, change SELINUX=permissive (FYI: this has consequences)

Looking for a better way of handling this.

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