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How can one pass a variable into a mapfile using mapserver with pmapper I would like to learn how generate maps dynamically having different extent, layers, default settings, etc.. by varing a variable in just one mapfile.

This variable could have different values, e.g. depending from user&password login.

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MapServer offers Runtime-Substitution that can help you define different values for the same mapfile configuration: http://mapserver.org/cgi/runsub.html

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