Where and how do I include .js files in Views in CodeIgniter?
I have tried this:
As I figured that the index.php is the one that is loading the views, so I'm guessing that every time a page is loaded the current dir path is at root because index.php is located at root. Is this true?
The above line doesn't so I am doing something wrong. I have a CodeIgniter project. The path is like this:
so which path should I use to include my jquery.js file which is located in
when I want to load the jquery.js file in a View located here:
It's not the "index.php" file that is the view. The view is whatever is loaded in your controller when you do a
The file "viewname.php" can then include the .js files, just as a normal .html (or .php) file would:
You may want to create a default view or a "header" view that includes some or all of the (common) .js files for your project.
There is a lesser-known solution that works really well with clean syntax and much more portability than hard-coding URL's or relative files.
<base href="<?=base_url();?>"> <img src="images/logo.gif" alt="Logo" />
Read more about how, what, why on my article "Asset handling in CodeIgniter with the BASE tag".