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Problem with shirt detail URLs

I seem to be having issues with the clean URLs for the shirt detail pages. All the other site pages seem to be working without any problems, but the clean individual product URLs return 404 errors.

Here's the top portion of my code from the products.php include file:

<code>function get_list_view_html($product_id, $product) {

    $output = "";

    $output = $output . "<li>"; 
    $output = $output . '<a href="' .BASE_URL . 'shirts/' . $product_id . '">';
    $output = $output . '<img src="' . BASE_URL . $product["img"] . '" alt="' . $product["name"] . '">';
    $output = $output . "<p>View Details</p>";
    $output = $output . "</a>";    
    $output = $output . "</li>";

    return $output;

Here's my shirt.php file:

require_once(ROOT_PATH . "includes/products.php"); 
if (isset($_GET["id"])) {
    $product_id = $_GET["id"];
    if (isset($products[$product_id])) {
        $product = $products[$product_id];
if (!isset($product)) {
    header("Location:" . BASE_URL . "shirts/");

$section = "shirts";
$pageTitle = $product["name"];
include(ROOT_PATH . "includes/header.php"); ?>

        <div class ="section page">

            <div class="wrapper">

                <div class="breadcrumb"><a href="<?php echo BASE_URL; ?>shirts/">Shirts</a> &gt; <?php echo $product["name"]; ?></div>

                <div class="shirt-picture">
                        <img src="<?php echo BASE_URL . $product["img"]; ?>" alt="<?php echo $pageTitle; ?>"

                <div class="shirt-details">

                    <h1><span class="price">$<?php echo $product["price"]; ?></span><?php echo $product["name"]; ?></h1>
                    <p class="note-designer">* All shirts are designed by Mike the Frog. *</p>




<?php include(ROOT_PATH . "includes/footer.php"); ?></code>

Thanks in advance for any help...hopefully I didn't just fail to spot a typo.

1 Answer

Alan Johnson
Alan Johnson
7,625 Points

Hi Stewart! Are you around the part of the course where you're learning about url rewriting as well? What's your htaccess file looking like?