Why do most developers use scripting languages for web development?

I understand that browsers (frontend) only read Javascript, which is a scripting language. But why do most developers also write the server-side code (backend) with scripting languages? What are the benefits of using scripting languages over compiled languages when building a backend system (apart from it being easier to debug and easier to make changes…

AH01630: client denied by server configuration: Does “server configuration” mean firewall, etc. or error?

When you see this error in the Apache logs – “AH01630: client denied by server configuration:” does this mean that the server is configured incorrectly so the request is throwing a 403, or does it mean that the requesting IP is blocked by the firewall or .htaccess rules? I’m trying to figure out if this…

firewalld is not working in CentOS 8: no rule at all is created in iptables

I’ve recently upgraded a clean install CentOS 7 to CentOS 8 using this tutorial: https://www.tecmint.com/upgrade-centos-7-to-centos-8/ I had no extra software installed, only the base install. After upgrading, the first thing I tried to do was to open doors only to SSH and HTTP, so I enabled and start firewalld: systemctl enable firewalld systemctl start firewalld…