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From "Ross Gardler (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] Created: (FOR-764) Locationmap returns relative paths
Date Thu, 15 Dec 2005 00:26:45 GMT
Locationmap returns relative paths

         Key: FOR-764
     Project: Forrest
        Type: Bug
  Components: Locationmap  
    Versions: 0.8-dev    
    Reporter: Ross Gardler

It is intended (at least by me) to allow locationmaps to expose resources to other plugins.
For example, a stylesheet provided by one plugin may be used within another.

Unfortunately, the location returned by a locationmap is relative, not absolute. Consequently,
when we try and access a resource from a sitemap other than the plugins sitemap the locations
are broken.

What we need to do is provide an absolute location by pre-pending the path to the locationmap
file. For example:

suppose /home/foo/locationmap.xml has:

<match pattern="foo.xml">
  <location src="bar/foo.xml"/>

The location returned for {lm:foo.xml} should be "/home/foo/bar/foo.xml" (at present it is

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