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  1. #1
    Junior Member
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    I need to load a file onto one of my web pages. The jpeg file is out of the site root folder, I mean you need to go back from the root folder to directory c:/somefile.jpg to load it while the root is on c;/..../root

    The classical method does not work
    like ../../somefile.jpg
    or absolute path like

    Can anyone help me?



  3. #2
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    Does/can the server access directories outside its root tree? One thing to try is to type in the full absolute path (like C:/somefile.jpg) and see what that does.

    I doubt it would work though...
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    Senior Member rosland's Avatar
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    Yes, a script engine can access files outside the root tree of your site.

    I.e, if you have files you want to include in a script, or files you want to protect outside URL-referance, you can present access through script.

    The server itself, can not present files outside the web-root, however your script can retrieve them, and 'serve' them to the server!
    S. Rosland

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