[Pmwiki-users] CSS Layouts not working in Mozilla/Netscape
Patrick R. Michaud
Fri Apr 16 12:18:58 CDT 2004
On Wed, Apr 14, 2004 at 11:54:15AM -0400, Monte Padget wrote:
> I have only unpacked the pmwiki-latest.tgz into a directory under my
> home directory called wiki.
> Without changing anything, IE looks as expected, Firefox doesn't.
> From the generated html, I am getting:
> <link rel='stylesheet' href='http://mspadg/wiki/pub/css/stdlayout.css'
> type='text/css' />
> <link rel='stylesheet'
> href='http://mspadg/wiki/pub/skins/pmwiki/pmwiki.css' type='text/css'
> which is where the files are located. <mspadg> is the Home directory
> setting in Apache.
Firefox and other browsers are undoubtedly being confused by the references
that begin 'http://mspadg/wiki...', because 'mspadg' doesn't look like
a normal server name, or it's not being resolved properly using DNS.
You didn't answer the last question in my first email... but I'm
deducing that the URL you're using to access PmWiki is something
What exactly do you mean when you say <mspadg> is the Home directory
setting in Apache--are you meaning that it's the setting for
DocumentRoot, UserDir, or ...?
> >From: "Patrick R. Michaud" <pmichaud at pobox.com>
> >To: Monte Padget <m_padget at hotmail.com>
> >CC: Pmwiki-users at pmichaud.com
> >Subject: Re: [Pmwiki-users] CSS Layouts not working in
> >Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2004 08:33:39 -0600
> >On Wed, Apr 14, 2004 at 09:26:49AM -0400, Monte Padget wrote:
> > >
> > > Hello. I am trying to set up PmWiki on my personal machine so
> that I
> > > can learn it before making it available on the Web. However,
> I can't
> > > seem to get Mozilla Firefox or Netscape to use the CSS
> files. They
> > > both work correctly when visiting the PmWiki Web page, but
> not on my
> > > local machine. It works fine in IE. This behavior is seen
> from the
> > > intial install, before I try and customize.
> >Most likely the $PubDirUrl variable is being set incorrectly--this
> >PmWiki (and the browser) where to find the needed CSS files. Since
> >working in IE, it's probably being set to a value that is "almost
> >You might try setting the value of $PubDirUrl explicitly. Out of
> >curiosity, what does the URL you're using to access the page look
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