I'm using MapManager to create the file .map but I can't understand how mapserver opens this file, I try to see the folder of pmapper where there is the demo file. I put the my .map file there and then, I changed the path of mapserver but it is not the right way.


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MapServer can find/access the map file (or files) though a number of mechanisms, such as the global configuration file for version 8, and/or in a web server configuration file, and/or you can call it as part of the request like (using your configuration example):


This is the URL to which a client appends appropriate request parameters. So for example if you've allowed a WMS, the following request would give an XML response.


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