[TYPO3-core] RFC #5260:Function linkWrapFile() in file class.file_list.inc uses wrong PATH prefix

Benjamin Mack benni at typo3.org
Fri Dec 25 10:31:58 CET 2009

Hey all,

merry christmas! This is a SVN patch request.

Severity: medium / easy fix

Branches: 4.2, 4.3, trunk

BT ref: http://bugs.typo3.org/view.php?id=5260


When clicking on a file in the file list, it opens up the file in a new 
window. The opening link is calculated wrong though, as it takes the 
absolute path and strips the DOCUMENT_ROOT path from it, making this to 
NOT work on any TYPO3 installation that is not installed on the 

Taking the PATH_site instead of the Document Root does the trick.

Steps to reproduce:
Have an installation under

then try open up a file in the filelist by clicking on the file name.

All the best,

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