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#1 skanza

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Posted 26 November 2004 - 12:27 AM

I have no idea what is wrong, i am trying to include a file for a menu
name

menu.inc

i use this script


CODE
<?php include(menu.inc& #41;; ?>



and all i get is


CODE
Warning: main(menuinc) : failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /customers/swift-crea tions.com/swift-creat ions.com/httpd.www/cl an/index.php on line 38

Warning: main(): Failed opening 'menuinc' for inclusion (include_path= 9;.:/usr/lib/php& #39;) in /customers/swift-crea tions.com/swift-creat ions.com/httpd.www/cl an/index.php on line 38



Any help please??

An Include Example
Say we wanted to create a common menu file that all our pages will use. For easy reference, files that are to be included usually are named with a ".inc" extension. Since we want to create a common menu, let us save it as "menu.inc".

menu.inc Code:
<html> <body>
<a href="index.php">Home</a> - 
<a href="about.php">About Us</a> - 
<a href="links.php">Links</a> - 
<a href="contact.php">Contact Us</a> <br />

Save the above file as "menu.inc". Now create a new file, "index.php" in the same directory as "menu.inc". Here we will take advantage of the include function to add our common menu.


i got this from
http://www.tizag.com/phpT/include.php

I want a menu that i can link to other pages on my site, but i want to have only one file that i need to edit, so i dont need to edit everypage, when i add a new page to the site. I Also want to have it so i can instead of having many pages, just have includes on the page.

Help me please

Thanks

#2 AndyB

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Posted 26 November 2004 - 02:17 AM

<?php
include("filename.inc"); // or filename.php
?>
That's all there is to it. In the example above, filename.inc must be in the same directory as the script that includes it of course.
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