Unable to access file???
michalak at hwr.arizona.edu
Mon Jun 5 12:38:07 EDT 2000
I've also had some problems with accessing the map file. I have it working
now with a complete path, rather than relative from the cgi-bin. Also,
make sure your file permissions are set correctly.
On Mon, 5 Jun 2000 aborruso at spaziogis.it wrote:
> Dear mapserver users,
> I have begun to use mapserver few days ago. I have installed it on windows
> Nt machine and It seems to work, but I'm not be able to view a very simple
> map. I have begun to write a simple map file and then I have put this
> string in my web browser (IE 5): http://easyms/cgi-bin/mapserv.exe?map=/ms_demo/prova.map&mode=map.
> The result is: msLoadMap(): Unable to access file. (/prova.map)
> I have used the Path, relative to the CGI directory, but I have no
> This is my map file:
> NAME EX1
> EXTENT 74000 4775000 798000 5500000
> SIZE 300 300
> SHAPEPATH "/ms_demo/data"
> NAME "lakes"
> DATA lakes
> STATUS DEFAULT
> TYPE POLYGON
> COLOR 250 175 25
> Please help me.
> Thank you
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