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In my Apache config httpd.conf, I wish to setup a rule like below

SetEnvIfNoCase %{QUERY_STRING} ^.*(getBook+)$ no-gzip dont-vary

I am hoping to do no-gzip when my URL looks like

I am not sure if I can do that by setting up something like the above in httpd.conf..

The reason I do query string is because the url was mod_rewrite from


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The following rewrite rule below the first rewrite rule should do the trick:

RewriteCond %{QUERY_STRING} ^id=[0-9]*$
RewriteRule ^(/book/getBook(1|3))$ $1 [E=no-gzip:1,E=dont-vary:1,QSA]

Make sure your first rewrite rule for does not have the 'L' flag

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