Doubts regarding Mapserver
nicolas at MAICH.GR
Tue Dec 20 09:25:26 EST 2005
Apeksha Bhambhani wrote:
> We had downloaded Mapserver-4.6.1 successfully on Linux . However we
> are facing certain problems with the demo installation . It seems that
> we are not modifying the paths in the index.html file correctly. We
> are working on Fedora Core 4. For the hidden variables the paths need
> to be modified and the different paths that we have specified are :
"map" needs an absolute physical directory/file location, e.g.
as does "imagepath"
"program" is the relative url of the cgi exec, and looks correct below...
imageurl is also a url path relative to your doc_root, and it seems
should be more like
> <input type="hidden" name="map" value="/workshop/itasca.map">
> <input type="hidden" name="program" value="/cgi-bin/mapserv">
> <input type="hidden" name="root" value="/workshop">
> <input type="hidden" name="map_web_imagepath" value="/var/www/html/temp>
> <input type="hidden" name="map_web_imageurl" value="/var/www/html/temp">
> We are unsure of the validity of these paths . ' temp' is a folder
> created by us and has been given writable permissions .
> Please can somebody help us out .
> Thanking you,
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