Directory-level configuration file found mostly on Apache web servers

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How to get apache2 to redirect to a subdirectory

I am running apache2 on debian etch, with multiple virtual hosts. I want to redirect so that http://git.example.com goes to http://git.example.com/git/ Should be really simple, but google isn't ...
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Apache: Stealth 404 the admin area until authenticated via basic auth, then allow access

Given a administrative area with urls like this: wp-admin/ wp-admin/whatever wp-admin/another-page wp-adminsecretlogin A standard basic-auth coverage would provide a username and password prompt on ...
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apache 2.4, mod_proxy_fcgi not honouring .htaccess, work around needed

I am using apache 2.4.7 with mod_proxy_fcgi for purpose of passing through php to php-fpm (this will be used for shared hosting environment). The htaccess works fine for non php files, but once it hit ...
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Show 404 page with redirecting to www only

I want to change the 404 error. What I did is redirecting the 404 error page to a custom one, without redirecting the URL itself. This works perfect (http://www.gincher.net/not.exist)! I'm using ...
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mod_rewrite redirect any domain except principal domain to the principal domain [duplicate]

I have some rules as follows: RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^domain.com RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://www.domain.com/$1 [R=permanent,L] I would like to make the rewrite condition match ANY domain OTHER than ...
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Autodiscover URL redirection from cPanel Apache to different Subdomain URL on an IIS/Exchange server

== The Current Situation: == We have a web and DNS server for contoso.com (10.10.10.1) This web server 10.10.10.1 is also the mail server for @fubar.contoso.com We then have another server for MS ...
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.htaccess is not working on Zend server on Windows

I am a beginner to MVC framework in PHP and also to .htaccess file. I use Zend server on Windows OS. My code in .htaccess is: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -d RewriteCond ...
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Mod Rewrite appends Document root in rewrite rules

Previously my host provider gave an option of setting up rewrite rules in apache configuration files. At that time below rule worked fine. # Non WWW URLs to WWW URLs RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ...
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.htaccess Not Working Despite AllowOverride All

Apache HTTP Server 2.2.22 Arch Linux i686 I am using the HTML5 Boilerplate .htaccess with WordPress Multisite, which requires two .htaccess files. I’m not sure which would take precedence, so I ...
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htaccess password multiple password same user [closed]

How to assign multiple passwords to the same user in .htaccess password protection? It looks like this in my .pass file, but only the first one is working christina:o5hZ6Uplugq.2 ...
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Host Primary Domain from a subfolder

I am having a problem making a sub directory act as the public_html for my main domain, and getting a solution that works with that domains sub directories too. My hosting allows me to host multiple ...
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How can I use Apache RewriteRules + PHP to determine which page to show?

I am trying to make a scalable RewriteRule on my .htaccess, I use each word before slash as a parameter. for example: http://localhost/mysite/param1/param2/param3/.../param20 I am working with this ...
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apache expires not working for pyramid server

I have a pyramid server running on EC2 via apache with following configuration - <Directory path_to_virtual_env> WSGIProcessGroup pyramid Require all granted Order allow,deny ...
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blocking referring domain and all of its subdomains via rewrites in htaccess

I'm looking to block two referrers along with all of their subdomains. When using this in my htaccess, they're not getting a 403, but instead a 500 response from apache (complaining about too many ...
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Issues with htaccess URL Rewrite (specific for CPanel type hosting)

I have an application set up on Apache 2.2 CentOS (with cPanel). I am facing issues with htaccess. I have confirmed that mod_rewrite is working. My .htaccess file is laid out like : RewriteEngine on ...
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Apache Alias on multiple vhosts + redirect rules

I'm facing a tricky problem and I have problems to solve it through Apache config. I have two vHosts on my machine: A) /var/www/front/web app.domain.ext B) /var/www/api/web api.domain.ext This ...
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htpasswd - Any tip to block brute force attacks?

Update: As Craig suggested I'm trying fail2ban now. Even though I have issues in that as well. failregex is not finding any result though. I had enabled all apache* in jail.local and here is how my ...
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Conveting .htaccess to Ngix rules

I need to convert htaccess file to nginx config. I http://winginx.com/en/htaccess but an error occurred when I update the nginx config file. The htaccess file reads: DirectoryIndex index.php ...
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htaccess and rewrite - Internal redirect within Alias

I have the following .htaccess within a subdirectory: RewriteEngine on RewriteRule ^file.js$ file.php This works by internally redirecting the request to the PHP file, with the same name, which is ...
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mod_expires doesn't set expiry for images (png,jpeg,gif)

I am using this below configuration in my apache2.conf <IfModule mod_expires.c> ExpiresActive On ExpiresByType image/gif "access plus 6 month" ExpiresByType image/jpg "access plus 6 ...
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can htaccess file define different RewriteBase for production and dev servers

I have htaccess files that use different RewriteBase on production and dev (windows) pc. Currently I change the RewriteBase manually when deploying. Can this be done automatically with some ...
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Tomcat 8 with Apache, Configure Several Java & WordPress Domains

** PROBLEM SUMMARY ** I think the subject line defines my question pretty well, but I'm going to give an example of my current and goal setup for clarification. Considering the sheer number of ...
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Multiple Rewrite rules not working in htaccess file (mod_rewrite)

Can anyone help me how to write multiple rewrite rules in htaccess file. In my condition I want to remove index.php from url and also want to use file based cache busting, I am using following code in ...
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How to allow access to the site root document in htaccess?

What I am trying to accomplish looks quite simple: allow the site's index.html for everybody and hide everything else from everybody. Needless to say the index.html file can be addressed as ...
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Apache is giving a 500 Internal server error on a sub domain created for my domain

I have created a subdomain by name http://admin.stenzsolutions.com and just to test the sub domain, i have hosted the same content as the main domain http://www.stenzsolutions.com Now i have ...
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Redirect entire site to URL with 302 - All URLs to 1 URL [duplicate]

What i want to do is redirect an entire forum temporarily to a Twitter Page. However anything i've tried hasnt worked. If they visit for example site.com/Forum it will send them to ...
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IIS (or .htaccess) URL Rewrite not working correctly - need to capture number argument as query string

I'm trying to have: http://sub.domain.org/123456 become http://sub.domain.org/index.php?q=123456 I have tried many ways, and one way sort of worked, but then all subdirectories (including images) ...
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How to use # in url as a redirect rule in htaccess for apache

I am having a difficult time figuring out how to have the following work: I am trying to redirect a url in htaccess I am trying to redirect from example.com/test.html to example.com/index#test I ...
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.htaccess rules to stop DDoS POST flooding

We're under a distributed denial of service attack from traffic that looks like this: 49.146.161.175 - - [11/Jul/2014:00:43:42 -0400] "POST / HTTP/1.1" 500 557 "-" "Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; ...
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How to make htaccess not redirect to http on form submission

Part of my .htaccess file forces https on certain pages (e.g. when user logs in, enters credit card information, etc.) while forcing http on all other pages. This seems to be the ideal setup for what ...
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redirect string to different url in nginx

I want to redirect a string to different URL in nginx. This what my vhost looks like and is working fine. server { listen 80; server_name secure.example.com; root /opt/tomcat/webapps/test/; ...
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mod_alias.c rule to redirect all subdirectories

A mod_alias newbie here. I found the rewrite rule below somewhere and have been using it to block bots and hackers that hit my site, looking for directories like HNAP1, wp, blog, etc. And it works ...
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How can I rewrite from /page to /xx/page, using htaccess & apache only?

Hi I have found many resources on mod-rewrite and Apache but I haven't been successful of making a working example. The example below works for ✓ WORKS example.com/en/page1.php ☞ ...
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How to rewrite from /page to /xx/page, using htaccess & apache only?

Visualise a three step jump sporting event, with the first two steps perfect in place and the third step launching into air, never coming back and eventually a crash! That is what this question boils ...
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Apache2 & .htaccess : Apache ignoring AccessFile

Hi there here is my server configuration: DEBIAN 32Bits / PHP 5 / Apache Server version: Apache/2.2.3 - Server built: Mar 22 2008 09:29:10 The AccessFiles : grep -ni AccessFileName * ...
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htaccess redirect from one domain to another domains subdirectory [duplicate]

I want to redirect this way: from www.example.com/link.php?a=1&b=1 to www.example.net/subdirectory/link.php?a=1&b=1 I tried to use this .htaccess which isn't working: Options +FollowSymLinks ...
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YSLow says certain CSS are not gzipped

YSlow keeps on telling me files like http://www.example.com/wp-content/plugins/q-and-a/css/q-a-plus.css?ver=1.0.6.2 are not gzipped while the gzip test tool at Feed the Bot mentions I am all good: ...
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htaccess rule for url not ending with certain words

I need to rewrite few urls if those url not ending with certain words. For example, i need to rewrite following url /category1/subcategory1/aproduct-url-title to ...
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Ubuntu Apache2 server not allowing CORS or reading .htaccess

I have a couple issues, the first is my apache2 server is not reading .htaccess I have apache2.conf setup like so: # AccessFileName: The name of the file to look for in each directory # for ...
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rewrite rule does not rewrite url as expected

I have a problem with a CMS website, that normally generates readable urls. Sometimes it happens that navigation links are shown as www.domain.com/22, which results in an error, instead of ...
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Apache2 - 500 server error when trying to access .php file

I have a webserver (Apache2, configured on Ubuntu Saucy Salamander 13.0x). On this server I have the following file in question: /var/www/xxxxx.com/insertToDB.php Accessing this file using GET ...
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Redirect url get variables after rewriting htaccess

My original url was this: wwww.domain.com/car-details.php?merk=BMW&model=X5&titel=sale&car_id=3 I have Rewrite it into this: wwww.domain.com/BMW/X5/sale/3 By putting this in my ...
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.htaccess password not working

I've been trying to use .htaccess to password protect a folder for a website. Unfortunately I can't seem to get it to work. I'm not getting an error, but the password being set in the .htpasswd file ...
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deny from .htaccess with banned IP list from stopforumspam.com not working?

so i'm trying to use .htaccess to ban a large list (50,000) of suspicious spam IP addresses that i got from this site. the list is almost 1M in size when i add the deny from directive for each ...
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Apache SSL redirect loop

We are trying to redirect our site from http to https only. Everything we have tried in .htaccess has resulted in a redirect loop. If we manually type the "https://" in front of the url, our page ...
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Where is .htaccess? and should I do it server wide or per cpanel account? [closed]

I want to do this? http://betterexplained.com/articles/how-to-optimize-your-site-with-gzip-compression/ # compress text, html, javascript, css, xml: AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/plain ...
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Changing the current URL but serving content from another (same domain) - ProxyPass?

I've been banging my head against the wall with this for months now so I hope someone on here will be able to finally advise what is needed for this. I have some URL's like this:- ...
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apache robots.txt with SSL

I have an .htaccess file with a rewrite rule to get a redirect of every HTTP request to HTTPS. But now I have a problem that my robots.txt is not recognized by some online checker. If I remove the ...
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Overload Protection

Is there a simple way how I could redirect a visitor (via .htaccess or PHP script) to a static page when the server is overloaded from too many requests? It doesn't have to be a protection against ...
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Setting up .htaccess with various pages and query vars

I am wanting to set up multiple rules, and so the system can be expanded I am wanting to use %{REQUEST_FILENAME} rather than having multiple rules set up. My structure at the moment is: ...