__/ [ rich.nw3@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx ] on Monday 24 April 2006 14:39 \__
> I would like to build a website that just serves images.
> i would like to be able to add pictures to a directory on the server
> and when the page is accessed images are shown in a thumbnail format
> and are able to be clicked on for full size.
> Is there a website builder that will do this for me?
One package I would consider is Gallery. There are 5 (at the least) methods
of uploading images, which are then processed to create thumbnails,
standard-sized versions, and originals, all of which are accessible in
'HotLink mode'. Are you trying to achieve anything like PhotoBucket or
Flickr who permit HotLinking?
If you want a quick and dirty (also less scalable) tool, have a look at PHP
It will probably need some modifications (it is unsafe as-is) and some
additional code for thumbnails. The idea is simple, however. You drop your
images into a given directory, which includes the script and here is what
http://www.schestowitz.com/temp/screenshots/ (scroll to the right)
If you want to use my modified script, start from:
Hope it helps,