3212Re: [NH] Difficulty with Album Express
- Oct 14, 2002Thanks Dan,
Once again your suggestion works!. www.dorothyloyd.com/al1 now works.
I thought that servers are case insensitive, but as usual, I guessed wrong.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Don Passenger" <dpasseng@...>
Sent: Monday, October 14, 2002 6:09 AM
Subject: Re: [NH] Difficulty with Album Express
> I don't know album express (too expensive for me 8^) but I would guess at
> one of two things:
> 1. the directory is somehow off, double check placement of the pictures
> compare it to the code on the slide page to be sure they match (a
> href=file.jpg -> same directory, only works if picture in same directory)
> (a href=folder/file.jpg -> up one folder, be sure name matches) or (a
> href=c://file:folder/folder/file.jpg -> is looking on your computer which
> won't work when you get it on the server); or
> 2. check for capitalization of file names mismatched, because on a unix
> server file is not equal to File is not equal to FILE, etc.
> On further study it appears #2 is your problem, as you pictures are up and
> But the album express file is looking for: dsc00243.jpg (which it won't
> because of the case mismatch. When you upload there is a switch in most
> programs to force the uploads to be lower case. I suspect there may also
> a switch in album express to generate upper/lower/retain case of original
> file which you may have thrown by mistake.
> To fix: manually change the album express files to upper case, or rename
> files on server (via ftp) to lower case, or delete the files on server and
> reload them with lower case. Any of the three will work fine. Enjoy.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "theoldpro" <theoldpro@...>
> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Monday, October 14, 2002 6:36 AM
> Subject: [NH] Difficulty with Album Express
> > Hello,
> > I've generated 9 image files, .JPG files and 9 albumxx.html files
> > Album Express's slide show option.
> > For some 'unknown' reason, when I invoke www.dorothyloyd.com/al1
> > the albumxx.html files don't see their associated images.
> > I've successfully used Album Express many times before, but this time
> > I'm unable to see the images. I allow 3 seconds before advancing to the
> > next image.
> > Anyone's help is appreciated
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