Directory-level configuration file found mostly on Apache web servers

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Server remembering old rewrite rules, even when I remove htaccess

I have set up a development server with Ubuntu and LAMP, but for some reason the .htaccess is acting strange... There is a site on there with a set of rules, when I comment them out they still work, ...
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Limiting the access to /wp-admin/ for the whole server

I want to limit the access to /wp-admin/ to specific IPs or even localhost it's described here http://codex.wordpress.org/Brute_Force_Attacks#Limit_Access_to_wp-admin_by_IP but that seems to be for ...
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.htaccess error with multiple rewriterules

I'm having a bit of an issue with my .htaccess file. I recently got an SSL certificate for my website and the https:// is working perfectly. However, I wanted to redirect any traffic using http:// to ...
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Only allow access to /admin from a specific domain?

If I have multiple domains pointing to the same site. If I have a domain called admin-domain.com I only want to allow admin-domain.com/admin/ But disallow anything-else.com/admin/ Also this ...
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Easy way to make domain.com/wp-admin/ for all sites on a server accessible only for localhost?

I have problems with attacks to those so thought best would be to limit the access for them only to locahost. But what will be the best (and easy) way to do that?
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Apache 404 returning 500 errors. Request exceeded redirects

I'm trying to setup a site with static HTML with Apache 2.2.22, but I'm getting a 500 error instead of 404. The message in the error log is: [Sun Dec 14 09:48:45 2014] [error] Request exceeded ...
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Apache to Nginx Conversion (Newbie)

I've got a Nginx Web Server Setup with PHP and I want to move on Nginx and I want to convert these .htaccess rules to nginx.conf file: RewriteRule ^blog(|/)$ /data/core/site/blog.php RewriteRule ...
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Authenticate users with LDAP and Apache 2.4

i would like to setup a LDAP Authentication with Apache 2.4. LDAP Sever is a Windows 2008. My .htaccess looks like: AuthType Basic AuthName "Login" AuthBasicProvider ldap AuthLDAPBindDN ...
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mod_expires does not affect caching

I have mod_expires installed in Apache on CentOS VPS. It is also listed in the loaded modules, I checked by this command /usr/local/apache/bin/httpd -l When I place the code in .htaccess, and then ...
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301 redirect with mod-alias and mod-rewrite

my htaccess file has these lines: RewriteRule ^newlink ?do=something Redirect 301 /oldlink/ /newlink when i write http://www.example.com/oldlink/, browser redirects to ...
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URL Rewriting Problem [duplicate]

I'm trying to rewrite my URL's subdomain. http://username.domain.com will show content of http://www.domain.com/user.php?u=username but URL stay as http://username.domain.com . (I mean url masking) ...
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Wrong redirection : problem with vhost?

i want to access to http://admin.my-app.com It is supposed to point on web/backend.php, but when i try to access via the URL, it redirects me to the index.php of my application. I don't know what ...
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Wordpress Opening From Wrong Directory

I have an Amazon ec2 m3 medium instance running AMI(RedHat based) Linux. I am trying to host multiple domains on this instance by adding this at the end of httpd.conf: <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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Excluding a directory from a root .htaccess rewrite rule to disallow from caching

On my lamp installation, I have in the root folder "/" (mydomain.org) a wordpress multisite with W3 total cache activated, I have also a sub_dir called "sub" (mydomain.org/sub) with a PHP script ...
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Optimize .htaccess file

I'm trying to optimize my .htaccess file to avoid performance issues. In my .htaccess file I have something that looks like this: RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTP_USER_AGENT} bigbadbot [NC,OR] ...
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.htaccess not working on my phpMyAdmin folder

I have a phpMyAdmin folder. So first I set .htaccess folder and type this in it. AuthUserFile /var/www/html/phpMyAdmin-3.4/.htpasswd AuthName "phpMyAdmin Login Page" AuthType Basic Require valid-user ...
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Can Apache .htaccess convert the percent-encoding in encoded URIs from Win-1252 to UTF-8?

I want to add a directive in my .htaccess, such that if the browser is pointed at a URI containing %E4 (ä) - or any other special character - the .htaccess automatically rewrites %E4 (ä) as %C3%A4 ...
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Blocking all users without referrer BUT allowing Googlebot/bingbot at the same time (with .htaccess)

Because of some amateur-made DDOS attack on my website, I had to deny some traffic with .htaccess which worked fine. Unfortunately, it also blocks the googlebot/bingbot: order allow, deny deny from ...
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.htaccess entry to return simple text based on the URI

I have URL http://foo.com/bar?abc=123, what would be the correct entry in the htaccess file to return a simple text 200 status of abc=123? Basically, I just want to return the entire query string as ...
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Either all Options must start with + or -, or no Option may [closed]

I have this line in a .htaccess file Options +SymLinksIfOwnerMatch ExecCGI Includes IncludesNOEXEC SymLinksIfOwnerMatch ExecCGI Includes IncludesNOEXEC SymLinksIfOwnerMatch ExecCGI Includes ...
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apache tries to access .htaccess in lost+found directory

A subdirectory /var/www/vhost/servername/httpdocs/subdir/of an apache (ver. 2.2.22 on ubuntu 12.04) vhost webroot is a disk partition of its own. Accordingly, there is also ...
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Ubuntu + Apache + .htaccess: Hide from Google

How do I edit the .htaccess file in the folder www/owncloud/ to set: X-Robots-Tag to "noindex, nofollow" (Using header rather than robots.txt according to: https://yoast.com/x-robots-tag-play/) Have ...
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How to use .htaccess and .htpasswd for selective redirects & passwords

In my /var/www/ directory I have many directories some like: /var/www/impdata/ /var/www/data/ So can I achieve this: When I go to: www.websitename.com/data/ it should give an 404 error. And when ...
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http to https using htacess file [duplicate]

I went the entire website to be accesed only with https. In .htacess to i written the following rule RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^www.my-website.com [NC] RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} ...
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Can I make Apache ErrorDocument return 404 instead of 301?

In my .htaccess I have ErrorDocument 404 http://foo.com/404.html It works, in the sense that I recover from any file not found error and show the 404 page instead, but the way it works is to ...
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Force SSL for every URL except one path using .htaccess

I'm trying to enforce SSL for every URL except one with the first segment /preview. http://test.example.com/preview/blah/blah should be ignored by the rule; every other URL should be forced to use ...
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Redirection of http to https not working [duplicate]

I want to redirect my subdomain to https. My .htaccess file contains the following: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTPS} !on RewriteRule (.*) https: //%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI} It's redirecting ...
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.htaccess 500 Internal Server Error [closed]

I followed a pretty simple tutorial yet get 500 when i try. (of course, testfolder & user_name is in place of real credentials). the dir in question is owned by root. the user i used on the last ...
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Different php_value open_basedir based on domain name in .htaccess

I want to limit access to files using PHP open_basedir for multiple domains. Every domain sits in own directory, so I want prevent all domains PHP scripts from interfering with each other. How can I ...
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Folder outside of root folder and URL Rewrites

is the following scenario possible and how do I archive that in a shared hosting environment? I have a Wordpress installation which resides in, say, /httpdocs/wordpress My domain points to this ...
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Include more than one file in negative RewriteCond

I'm using this rule to ignore index.php in rewritte rule: RewriteRule ^((?!index\.php)[^/]+)/?$ galeria.php?nome=$1 [L,QSA,NC] But I need to include bio.php and contact.php in this rule. How can I ...
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How to use parts of the old URL in a 301 redirect [duplicate]

is it possible to keep certain parts of an URL and to rewrite the rest? With a .htaccess 301 redirect. In my example I would like to rewrite URLs from this format http://blog.example.com/post-name ...
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how to sort apache directory listing in last modified order

# SET DISPLAY ORDER IndexOrderDefault Descending Name the above value is used to sort directory listing in decending name value how can i create the similiar results for sorting the directory in ...
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in an SSI include, can the file being included be redirected in an .htaccess file

I have some old html pages that have SSI includes in them to include certain html in all the pages. So, the SSI looks something like this: <!--#include ...
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Apache Alias to link to another DocumentRoot

I have a WordPress installed in /var/www/wordpress/ and my own code in /var/www/project/ Now comes the following problem: When I try to access example.com/client/ or example.com/admin/ it should link ...
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cant remove index.php from url in codeigniter

iam new in codeigniter frame work,i want to remove index.php from url and tried many times bt its not working..... here is my .htaccess file RewriteEngine on RewriteBase /test/ RewriteCond $1 ...
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Apache redirect and pass query string on to remote host

I'm hoping this is super easy for someone. I need to create a redirect in apache where... http://something.com/a/1234567890 -> http://other.com/a/1234567890 http://something.com/a/8971347873 -> ...
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How to enable either Gzip or Deflate compression via .htaccess?

How to enable either Gzip or Deflate compression via .htaccess and which one is best these days? Code examples needed.
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htaccess with accents breaks url with ñ character

I have the following htaccess with the url: http://localhost/caña working fine. <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -f RewriteRule .? - ...
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Redirecting permalinks and loading the same content

We're currently serving articles for a blog, with permalinks in this format: http://domain.com/articles/46 This is our current .htaccess content: # Permalinks RewriteEngine on # Articles ...
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How to configure .htaccess to limit access for webpage?

I have website at phys_server1 (domain A) and payment.Gateway at phys_server2 (domain B). It is payment link (domainB/pay-here.php) at domainB (payment.Gateway). I have to open access to webpage ...
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How to redirect from ?page_id=… (apache)?

I have website at Wordpress. And it is webpage in Wordpress www.my-domain/?page_id=111 Now I need to create page outside of Wordpress (at the same server) and direct traffic to it instead of ...
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htaccess rule on a js file

in my public folder I have a javascript file, data.js that is being called from various parts of my app. I want to add a .htaccess rules to that directory so that whenever data.js is called, the ...
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Set cookie domain and cookiless subdomain

Sounds simple, but I'm having problems with it. I tried the suggestions in many articles, but it doesn't work for me. I've created a subdomain, static.example.com, to serve my static files from it. ...
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How do I 301 redirect - for all urls of my website to one single page

I have a website: www.example.pro with pages like: www.example.pro/contact-us/ and www.example.pro/about/ I want every URL from this website to redirect to: www.example.com Example: when opening ...
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Apache mod_rewrite to Nginx rewrite [closed]

I have a virtual private server with whm/cpanel. I have installed nginx_admin plugin. The plugin has created virtual host files (example.com, *.example.com and manage.example.com) In my old apache ...
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Invalid command 'AuthType', perhaps misspelled or defined by a module not included in the server configuration

I'm trying to password protect the document root and all I get is an "internal server error" page. The Apache error log shows: Invalid command 'AuthType', perhaps misspelled or defined by a module ...
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htaccess infinite loop caused by redirect 301 [closed]

I am trying to create a simple redirect however it is saying that it is caught in a inifite loop any ideas what I am doing wrong. I am wanting all requests from the root to a sub folder called ...
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Apache .htaccess <ifModule not allowed here

Running Apache on Ubuntu Precise, with PHP 5.5 Trying to access my var/www/ gives me a 500. /var/log/apache2/error.log shows: /var/www/web/.htaccess: <IfModule not allowed here my .htacess is ...
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Enable FastCGI on Litespeed

How would I enable my Litespeed server to process .fcgi files using a FastCGI module? I tried setting the handler to fcgid-script already but that doesn't work. Syntax: AddHandler fcgid-script ...