[ms4w-users] New user to MS4W configuration problem with
jmckenna at dmsolutions.ca
Thu Jul 6 11:00:33 EDT 2006
Actually are you aware that there is a pre-configured Itasca demo
package available for download specifically for MS4W? Look for
"MapServer Itasca Demo Application" on
http://www.maptools.org/ms4w/index.phtml?page=downloads.html and use that.
john rust wrote:
> I installed mS4W on Windows XP Home with the following software installed.
> Apache server
> Derby Plug in for Eclipse (java database)
> JRE 5.0
> New to the java scripting world, and decided to install the Itasca demo.
> It is installed in C:/ms4w/apache/htdocs/workshop/index.html etc.
> This is what I have for index.html in the demo…
> <form name="demo" method="GET"
> action="c:/ms4w/apache/cgi-bin/mapserv.exe" onSubmit="submit_form()">
> <input type="hidden" name="layer" value="lakespy2">
> <input type="hidden" name="layer" value="dlgstln2">
> <input type="hidden" name="zoomsize" value=2>
> <!-- EDIT THESE HIDDEN VARIABLES -->
> <input type="hidden" name="map"
> <input type="hidden" name="program"
> <input type="hidden" name="root"
> <input type="hidden" name="map_web_imagepath"
> <input type="hidden" name="map_web_imageurl"
> These are values in the c:/ms4w/apache/conf/httpd.conf file
> ServerRoot "c:/ms4w/apache"
> Listen 80
> ServerAdmin admin at local.domain <mailto:admin at local.domain>
> DocumentRoot "c:/ms4w/apache/htdocs"
> <Directory "c:/ms4w/Apache/htdocs">
> This is the value I put into the Itasca.map file:
> WMS_ONLINERESOURCE http://localhost/workshop/index.html
> Put cgi-bin onto the WINDOWS PATH statement.
> Also moved the workshop files around to various directories.
> Made various windows folders shareable on the network.
> When I click on the initialize (basic application) button am queried if
> I want to run
> C:/ms4w/apache/cgi-bin/mapserv.exe ?
> I answer yes a coulpe times, but then **nothing** happens?
> What is wrong with my configuration?
> John Rust
DM Solutions Group Inc.
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