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I'm trying to install a Rails app on company.com/myapp. How I tell Apache to ignore "myapp" from the request string ?

Thanks, Mickael.

Edit: it does not seems possible wih Rails (Strange!).
So I've ask my admin to setup myapp.mydomain.com for me.

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IIRC, you should be able to use

Alias / /myapp/     

In your apache configuration but this won't trick your application in spitting out the correct links.

So a request to
http://example.com/myapp/where/i/want/to/go

could also be written as
http://example.com/where/i/want/to/go

But the links presented to the UA would still be looking like
http://example.com/myapp/where/i/want/to/go if the application itself does not handle this.

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Thanks, but this does not work. My application is still getting the request but with /myapp in the query string. –  MickTaiwan Nov 9 '10 at 17:50

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