Diez B. Roggisch
deets at nospam.web.de
Sun Aug 19 00:49:29 CEST 2007
> I am trying to create a link to a file, which I can then use in an
> HTML page.
> The system is Linux on a hosted web service, running python 2.3.
> Other than that I have no knowledge of the system.
> The link is created OK, but when I try to use it as filename for the
> IMG TAG, it does not get displayed. The page source of the created
> page is pointing to the link as temp/test1.jpg
> Any ideas ?
> srcFile = "temp/test2.jpg"
> linkFile = "temp/test1.jpg"
> if os.path.islink(linkFile):
> print "Link Exists", nl
> print "Making Link", nl
> os.symlink(srcFile, linkFile)
> print '<BR><img src="%s">the image</IMG><BR><BR>' % linkFile
> print '<img src="%s">the image</IMG>' % srcFile
In what environment is that script running? If it's apache, it might be
that the apache settings disallow for following links.
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