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Re: Spidering "file://" PDFs

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Mon Jul 04 2005 - 21:46:19 GMT
On Mon, Jul 04, 2005 at 11:32:46AM -0700, McQuiggin, Kevin wrote:
> I have created a web page that has several references to PDF documents via
> URLs that look like:
> 
> <a href="file://server.name.ca/document.pdf">  ...  </a>

Eh, "server.name.ca" as a file:// url?  Is that a directory or a
machine name?

Also, remember the root directory:

    <a href="file:///path/to/local/file/document.pdf">  ...  </a>
                    ^

-- 
Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org

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Received on Mon Jul 4 14:46:35 2005