Image upload problems

images php coding issues or problems here.

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Fri Jun 27, 2003 10:00 pm

Your remote server cannot read a file on your local machine. You need to upload the file to the server first.

see http://us4.php.net/features.file-upload for more info.

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Wed Mar 10, 2004 10:36 am

I really dont think any of that is going to get you anywhere, man...

to upload an image to the server use this code (or something similar):

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if(upload==TRUE) {

$targetfolder = $_SERVER['DOCUMENT_ROOT']."/your/folder/here/";
$targetfile = $targetfolder . $_FILES['imgfile']['name'];
// the lines gives you this string:
// your/server/root/your/folder/here/imgfile.gif
// no need to specify image type

move_uploaded_file($_FILES['imgfile']['tmp_name'], $targetfile);

};



You can use the $_FILES['imgfile'] variable to get info about filesize etc.:

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$size = $_FILES['imgfile']['size'];


then you could do something like this:

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strSQL = "Update tblimage Set imgtype='$imgtype', imglink='$imglink',imgdata='$targetfile' 
Where imgname='$imgname'";


just a suggestion. (*bangs head into desk realizing thread is 9 months old)

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