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Discription and Character questions

 
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Bobscrachy



Joined: 13 Feb 2006
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Location: Texas

PostPosted: Mon 13 Feb '06 6:29    Post subject: Discription and Character questions Reply with quote

How do I add descriptions to directories in an index?

Also how do I add custom characters? For some reason I can make a htaccess file that recognizes the characters and saves them, but when the browser displays the results I get trash.

Here's the text,
AddDescription "¤º`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø¤º°`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø¤º°`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø¤º°`°º¤º°`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø¤º°`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø" file.gif
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Steffen
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PostPosted: Mon 13 Feb '06 13:48    Post subject: Reply with quote

Do you have :

AddDescription "Mytext " s.gif
IndexOptions FancyIndexing

?

Steffen
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Bobscrachy



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PostPosted: Mon 13 Feb '06 16:24    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes Sir.
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Steffen
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PostPosted: Mon 13 Feb '06 16:37    Post subject: Reply with quote

Maybe you can post your .htaccess file, so I can try.

Steffen
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Bobscrachy



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Posts: 39
Location: Texas

PostPosted: Mon 13 Feb '06 19:55    Post subject: Reply with quote

Steffen wrote:
Maybe you can post your .htaccess file, so I can try.

Steffen


I have this in the apache httpd.conf
Code:


# IndexOptions: Controls the appearance of server-generated directory
# listings.
#
IndexOptions FancyIndexing
IndexOptions NameWidth=*
IndexOptions SuppressLastModified
IndexOptions FoldersFirst
IndexOptions SuppressColumnSorting
IndexOptions DescriptionWidth=*


and then this for the actual .htaccess file

Code:
AddIcon /icons/folder.gif htm
AddDescription "Agonizing Memories" hostedbybrain.gif
AddDescription "¤º`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø¤º°`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø¤º°`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø¤º°`°º¤º°`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø¤º°`°º¤ø,¸¸,ø" mafia.jpg


The result is here ---> http://bobscrachy.redirectme.net
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pnllan



Joined: 05 Dec 2005
Posts: 221

PostPosted: Mon 13 Feb '06 20:42    Post subject: Reply with quote

Steffen,

Isn't this a character-set issue? I'm not an expert, but the comma (,) and (`)are being displayed. The other characters being displayed as question Marks (?) are typically entered via a keyboard escape sequence (like holding down the ALT key and then entering on the Numpad 1 5 7 then releasing the ALT for Yen symbol (¥) -for example).
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Steffen
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PostPosted: Mon 13 Feb '06 22:45    Post subject: Reply with quote

I was thinking the same. I do not know if this characters are supported in one or other way by Apache with the AddDescription.

Steffen
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Bobscrachy



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PostPosted: Mon 13 Feb '06 23:36    Post subject: Reply with quote

What about the question about adding descriptions to directories?
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Steffen
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PostPosted: Tue 14 Feb '06 0:20    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sorry, overlooked that question.

I searched in the docu of Apache. Could not find that it is possible, so I think that it is not possible.

Steffen
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