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I'm new to Nginx rewriting. I know this is basic, but I'm constanty hitting the internal redirect cap of 10 when trying to do this.

Basically, I want to be This should only happen to files only directly under /, not any subdirectories under it.

Would appreciate any help anyone can provide me, thanks.

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Try something like this:

rewrite ^/([^/]+\.png) /?v=$1 permanent;
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That did it, thank you so much :) – Vortex Nov 14 '11 at 6:50

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