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How can i redirect all the requests that are made to www.mysite.com to www.mysite.com/index_main.php and then rewrite www.mysite.com/index_main.php as www.mysite.com

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Doing that would cause users to be redirected in an endless loop, so I suspect that's not what you really want. Can you clarify your question to describe what it is you mean to accomplish? –  Michael Hampton Jul 11 '12 at 8:35
    
I have no index.php in my root directory and don't want one and i want to treat another file as index.php. Is that possible? –  Amna Ahmed Jul 11 '12 at 8:39

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Use the Apache DirectoryIndex directive to specify which file or files should be treated as the directory index.

Example:

DirectoryIndex index_main.php
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That works, thanks! –  Amna Ahmed Jul 11 '12 at 8:45

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