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loading variables from CGI for filename of picture to insert

loading variables from CGI for filename of picture to insert

loading variables from CGI for filename of picture to insert

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Does anyone know if this is possible:

I want to load variables (LoadVariables("/cgi-bin/getvariables")) from a cgi-script and then pass those variables to my flash movie.

The variables are the filename of the picture I want to insert in the flashmovie.

What I tried: I send variable &imagename=test.gif
and in the flash movie I have a generator object with
data source {imagename}

This does not work however, what am I doing wrong?

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