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Re: img src =

by Masem (Monsignor)
on Jan 25, 2002 at 21:38 UTC ( #141553=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Output image with cgi script

You need to send out the appropriate HTTP header in your image generation CGI script, which should be at minimum:
#!/usr/bin/perl -w print "Content-Type: image/png\n\n"; print "../images/pic1.png";
Update ...and as others have pointed out, you need to print the file itself to STDOUT, not just the name of the file.

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Re: Re: img src =
by daddyo (Initiate) on Jan 26, 2002 at 06:56 UTC
    Thanks much, wise men of Perl

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