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Old 09-30-2007, 02:03 PM   #1
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create page of directory tree

I'm trying to create a webpage of a directory tree.
An example of what I'm trying to do is something like:

Do I need some special script/program to create pages like this?

Oh, and I'm using apache, don't know if there are any plugins or
included scripts to automagicly create pages like those.
Old 09-30-2007, 02:44 PM   #2
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It's been a while since I did any web authoring, but I seem to remember that if you just upload files to a server without an index.htm(l) file in the directory, the client's browser just displays the directory contents as in those sites you linked to.
Old 09-30-2007, 02:48 PM   #3
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ya know... i actually DID try that at first and it didnt do anything... but this time it did.
thanks for making me try it again pwc101 and helping me look dumb :-/

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If you give for example an ftp address in the form a url, the display is automatically formatted as a tree.
Old 09-30-2007, 02:54 PM   #5
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Option +Indexes
in .htaccess in the root of the tree or in the Directory tag in httpd.conf
Old 10-01-2007, 05:26 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by raskin View Post
Option +Indexes
in .htaccess in the root of the tree or in the Directory tag in httpd.conf
And for this you have to have at least mod_dir builtin (if you want to get fancy, use mod_autoindex).


apache, dir, http, tree

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