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Image from Database

Hari adya
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Joined: Aug 21, 2009
Posts: 10
in a portal, the empployee's pic is stored under the /build/web/userpic directory

the name of the pic is stored in a MySQL database,
I use a result set to get the name of the pic, and i want to display the employee's image.
like ths

<img src="../../build/web/userpic/<%=rs.getString("picture")%>">
(two directories up)

but the image is not getting displayed

Please help!
David Newton
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Joined: Sep 29, 2008
Posts: 12617

Is it in /build/web/..., or is it in ../../build/web...?
Hari adya
Greenhorn

Joined: Aug 21, 2009
Posts: 10
I solved the problem
regarding your question. the JSP page is present in
/web/user/

pic in
/build/web/userpic/

i thought i have to go 2 levels up and then come back to userpic, but now i came to know USERPIC folder in build is a referred runtime i have to give http://localhost:8084/XXXXXXX/userpic/img.jpg but not http://localhost:8084/XXXXXXX/build/web/userpic/img.jpg

 
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