Velocity Reviews - Computer Hardware Reviews

Velocity Reviews > Newsgroups > Computing > Computer Support > Re: simple question for a beginner

Thread Tools

Re: simple question for a beginner

John Haithwaite @ Blue Case Solutions
Posts: n/a
Try to use relative links. look at the source code on and
you should see what I mean. One of the links dosn't work at the moment
because I havn't converted to relative link yet.

"debs" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
news:gylEa.2794$(E-Mail Removed)...
> hi,
> i want to host a site on the internet.
> i have created the site locally on my pc (eg:
> http://localhost/mysite/default.asp)
> my problem is that when i upload the contents of "mysite" to the internet
> all my references in my code (ie: server.mapPaths, virtual include files)
> are messed up.
> it's because when i upload the files, they are stored in the wwwroot

> of the server so there is no "mysite" subfolder.
> i could fix it by creating the "mysite" subfolder but i dont want to do

> because it would mean my LIVE url will be something like
> i just want it to be
> the other way i could fix it is to remove the "mysite" folder on my
> localhost and develop my code in the root wwwroot folder. i dont want to

> this either because i work on several websites at the same time, so i

> subfolders.
> how can i solve this problem, is it something to do with virtual

> maybe?
> i want to keep the following structure on my localhost:
> http://localhost/mysite1
> http://localhost/mysite2
> and i want the following structure on the net:
> many thanks!

Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Beginner's Beginner william nelson Ruby 7 04-11-2011 11:23 PM
No Class at ALL!!! beginner/beginner question =?Utf-8?B?S3VydCBTY2hyb2VkZXI=?= ASP .Net 7 02-03-2005 02:47 PM
Tutorial for beginner/ Tutorial voor beginner Rensjuh C++ 7 09-02-2004 12:41 AM
Another simple beginner question: the label control Dave ASP .Net 1 08-09-2004 05:52 PM
Beans: Simple beginner's question Sveta Java 1 06-06-2004 09:38 AM