[pmwiki-users] (:include and Attach:

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Fri Aug 25 13:33:45 CDT 2006

On Fri, Aug 25, 2006 at 01:28:24PM -0500, Tegan Dowling wrote:
> On 8/25/06, EuGeNe <eugene at boardkulture.com> wrote:
> > I understand that but I don't (didn't) think one can treat links like
> > Attach: but that's just me. I am sure there are many reasons and a
> > design goal behind that decision.
> > [...]
> > Thanks for the workaround it does work PLUS I didn't know one could
> > qualify the group in an Attach: statement ;)
> One other fact:  Unless you've set the wiki up to have per-page
> attachments (which I doubt), I believe the default configuration is
> for attachments to be stored in Uploads/ByWikiGroup.  When you use the
> syntax Attach:Groupname/Pagename/file.ext, the Pagename doesn't have
> to be the one where you're using the image - I think it actually
> doesn't even have to be one that exists.

That's correct, the page doesn't have to exist.

And, thanks to the new "Groupname." syntax (>=2.1.7), one can refer 
to another group without having to supply a pagename.  Thus, if 
uploads are organized per-group, then either of the following will


(See the FAQ at the bottom of PmWiki.Uploads.)


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