[Typo3] ImageMagick and safemode problem solved - need patch

Peter Russ peter.russ at 4many.net
Thu Jun 9 12:03:00 CEST 2005

Max Lillack wrote:

> Hi,
> when I turn safemode on, Imagemagick will not be recognized even when it
> is located in safe_mode_exec_dir.
> With the help of the php-mailinglist I figured out that you have to use
> another syntax:
> safemode = off: exec(d:/ImageMagick/convert.exe);
> safemode = on: exec(convert.exe);
> Because of the safe_mode_exec_dir setting PHP knows the path and just
> needs the filename as parameter.
> If safemode is on Typo3 still takes the path and the filename.
> I took the part of the Install tool where ImageMagick is searched and
> removed the path. IM is now recognized.
> The safemode setting is already read by Typo3. Now there must be some
> switch which make every imagemanipulating function use just the filename
> and not the path if safemode is on.
> This is to big for me. I hope someone else who knows how and where Typo3
> uses Imagemagick can write a patch.
> Max
Hallo Max,

we are using symlinks in safe_mode_exec_dirs to allowed bins in safemode 
and have no problems with TYPO3 getting e.g. convert automatically. 
Wihich version of TYPO3 do you run?

Regs. Peter.

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