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From: "Elsi" <>
Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] SHTML in Rootsweb
Date: Mon, 15 Oct 2001 15:41:43 -0500
On 15 Oct 01, at 10:32, Richard Garza wrote:
> Hi All,
> I've looked at the list of file extensions allowed on Rootsweb and
> that "filename.shtml" is allowed but can find nothing about Server
> Side Includes being permitted, except for cgi mailmerge forms.
> What I'm specifically looking for is the function that allows me
> have a footer file inserted at the bottom of my pages so that if my
> email address or other info changes it will appear in the file. I know
> I can handle this with a simple link to a file that can be changed but
> just wondered if it was allowed/possible to do this with and shtml
> file with an SSI footer?
Yes -- RootsWeb supports the use of SSI for #include and #echo
functions. The #exec is disallowed.
And, even though you can use the .shtml file name, it isn't required
at RootsWeb. Every html page is processed for SSI, so you can
include them willy nilly.