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From Ferdinand Soethe <>
Subject Re: [jira] Commented: (FOR-635) images not reproduced in PDFs, if sources are in xdocs/images directory
Date Mon, 15 May 2006 06:19:44 GMT

Ross Gardler wrote:

>> Why use ../ at all ?

> It's legacy, but that is not important, the key is that the URL works 
> for HTML but not for PDF. We need to standardise somewhere. Sure it 
> should be in the sources, but then we can't control the users sources.
> If we can make the handling of URLs work regardless of the rubbish put
> in by users then Forrest is a big hit with users.

It would also sabotage drop in and skinned use of html-pages of we did
away with ../-support so I'd rather see us fix the problem with ..

Ferdinand Soethe

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