troubleshooting Question

¿It is safe to use full paths in php?

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I have this problem

Im try to make a header with php

In this header I have for example code like this:

echo '<img  src="imagenes/example.jpg" width="100" height="100">';

When I use my header from the main page of my site ( my header works without problems.

But if Im in a directory inside of my site my header cannot find the image

I was thinking to use absolute paths in my header for example:
echo '<img src="/home/myserver/public_html/imagenes/example.jpg" width="100" height="100">';

¿But it is safe to use full paths?
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