URL Rewriting maps an incoming URL to a modified URL, so that the request is processes as if the original request was made to the modified URL. This is often used to provide more search engine friendly URLs.

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Should I use rewrite or return or proxy_pass in nginx?

The Apache documentation pretty clearly states that mod_rewrite should only be a last resort. For nginx, the Pitfalls section has examples where the request_uri is essentially unchanged. The ...
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Apache2 mod_rewrite, handling the optional “/” at the end of a URL

I am attempting to host a single custom page to set as my homepage on my server. The real path to the page is example.com/start.html. However, I do not want this ugly URL in my homepage so I am ...
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Haproxy “use_backend” match order

I have a problem with Haproxy, it's a snippet of my haproxy.cfg below, acl url_a path_beg /a acl dom_eye hdr_dom(host) -i www.mydomin.com use_backend eye1 if dom_eye use_backend ...
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How to redirect or rewrite IIS site with port in URL to URL without port?

I'm not 100% sure if this is the right part of StackOverflow to post this but to me it made the most sense. Sorry if its not! Currently I have a site in IIS configured on HTTPS with port 7500. I can ...
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IIS URL Rewrite rule to redirect subdirectory traffic to https

I have a site where I've written an URL rewrite rule to direct all site.com traffic to www.site.com. Works fine. Now I want to add SSL to an application on a subdirectory. I've added the SSL to the ...
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How to exclude a sub-folder from HTaccess RewriteRule

I have WordPress installed in my root directory, for which a RewriteRule is in place. I need to password-protect a subfolder ("blue"), so I set the htaccess in that folder as such. Problem is that ...
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Convert Nginx rewrite to htaccess [duplicate]

Nginx rewrite: if (-d $request_filename) { rewrite ^/?$ /get_doc.php last; break; } if (!-e $request_filename) { rewrite ^/?admin /get_admin.php last; rewrite ^(.*)$ ...
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Correct rewrite syntax to remove index.php

I got an nginx vHost that hosts: a CMS in / a magento shop in /store Things are running fine except one thing: Removing index.php from the URL. At the moment the following URLs are working ...
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How to rewrite Rejected-By-Urlscan in ISS7

I'm migrating an ASP.NET app from IIS6 to IIS7 and in doing this I'm also porting my rewrite settings from Intelligencia.UrlRewriter to using IIS rewriting. In have some problems with ...
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IIS rewrite rule to check for querystring and add it if its not there

I'm trying to make a IIS URL rewrite rule that appends an URL parameter to the URL. The url parameter is hssc. So, any url that is processed through the server, needs that parameter. Keeping in mind ...
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Rewriting a file location with web.config wildcard

A sample location of a file is: /sites/default/files/reports/2010_Audit_Summary_Report.pdf I want to be able to access this same .PDF but with a path of: /reports/2010_Audit_Summary_Report.pdf I ...
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How to configure apache as a reverse proxy with the remote server specified in a query string parameter

Problem: I'm trying to configure apache as a reverse proxy where the remove server is specified in a query string parameter. Let's say I'm serving a site at mywebapp.com. If you navigated to ...
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nginx rewrite rule to convert URL segments to query string parameters

I'm setting up an nginx server for the first time, and having some trouble getting the rewrite rules right for nginx. The Apache rules we used were: See if it's a real file or directory, if so, ...
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lighttpd config and rewriting/disabling attempts to access favicon.ico

I've got lighttpd and apache working together on an app I'm building. lighty is serving out static content. However, each time a static asset is requested, I see a not found: favicon.ico message in ...
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Apache > 2.2.22 rewrite rule not working?

since yesterday I'm trying to figure out how to fix the following: running phpipam (http://www.phpipam.net/) with WAMP (Windows environment). The problem I am facing is related with RewriteRule ...
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IIS 7 Url Rewrite Not Working

Inbound IIS7 Url Rewrite Rule not working Below is the URL Rewrite rule I've defined. <rewrite> <rules> <rule name="Redirect domain.co.uk to www.domain.co.uk" ...
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Really struggling with nginx rewrites to https [closed]

I hope someone can help. I am new to ubuntu and nginx and have set up my own server (with the help of various guides around the internet) Here is my setup. ubuntu server 14.04, nginx, php5 fpm, ...
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Server, Database or Code Issue? Magento backend rewrites itself with a index.php which doesnt work

I will be honest and admit my cross posting in magento.stackexchange.com but the reason is that I believe it is a server fault, and now I am looking for proof to present to my dreaded hosting ...
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rewrite rule is ignored

I have some problems with rewrite rule. I have 2 scripts, article.php?url= and product.php?ulrprodus= and I want to setup for them rewrite rules like below: My Rewrite rules: RewriteEngine On ...
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Apache rewrite isn't redirecting on ec2

I'm using Elastic Beanstalk with Amazon. I'm trying to setup Apache virtual host on the ec2 instance. No matter what I try, it doesn't seem to work. I'm using the following examples. ...
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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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Joomla URL Rewriting works automatically in Nginx

This is driving me nuts and I dont understand how this works automatically. I have nginx as my web server and I have installed Joomla that has URL Rewriting which removes the index.php from the URL. ...
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How to redirect non-www to www without hardcoding using .htaccess?

RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTPS} !=on RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^www\.(.+)$ [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://%1/$1 [R=301,L] ...causes a perfect, non-hardcoding 301 redirect from "www to non-www", ...
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Nginx case-insensitive reverse proxy rewrites

I'm looking to setup an nginx reverse proxy to make some upcoming server moves and load balanced implementations much easier within our apps. Since our servers are all IIS case sensitivity hasn't ...
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Nginx reverse proxy forces 301 on subdomain (and it shouldn't)

So I'm using Nginx (1.4.3) to reverse proxy a domain and sub-domains. I installed SSL certs to handle the main domain (example.com) and a couple sub-domains (lets say test.example.com and ...
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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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Rquested URL and physical path mismatch in IIS 7

I have deployed a new windows 2008 r2 server with iis 7 I'm facing difficulties with CGI ( perl ) domains My domain uses " discusware application " which stores the contents under " cgi-bin " folder ...
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.htaccess Rewriting Tomcat Server

I am writing a website using Railo. My code is to be deployed on a Railo Server running on Tomcat, overlayed on a regular Apache+PHP server. I need to send all requests to ...
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IIS 7.5 URL Rewrite domain redirect

I am trying to figure out why the following code does not work. This is a copy of my web.config file: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <configuration> <system.webServer> ...
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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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Using IIS URL Rewrite to redirect from one sub domain to another

I'm trying to set up IIS to redirect traffic from https://sub.foo.com to https://www.foo.com, but NOT redirecting any traffic to https://sub.foo.com/bar. The regular HTTP redirect module doesn't allow ...
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Apache Rewrite rules for SSL in sub domain

I have a web site deployed that uses kohana and URL rewriting to make the URLs more restful. This works fine. I also have Moodle installed in a sub directory on the same server and a subdomain ...
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How do I make virtual host DirectoryIndex file appear in the url?

I have setup a virtual host which specifies a default file to load when the URL is called. The problem I have is that I need that default DirectoryIndex file to appear in the URL. So when I go to: ...
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URL Rewriting Problem

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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Nginx and complex URI rewrites

I'm having problem with getting logic behind Nginx rewrites. Are they supposed to be in server or location directive? I need to rewrite one long and scary URL to another. Is there anyone who can ...
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URL Rewrite and mod_jk

I want to redefine the base URL of a Tomcat webservice, mounted with JkMount. I tried the following: JkMount /myapp/* ajp13_worker RewriteRule ^/service/v1/(.*)$ /myapp/$1 [PT,QSA] The original ...
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Nginx does not redirect with rewrite

I have a nginx + php on windows server configured. I work on an MVC framework with url rewriting, the problem is that my server does not resolve the addresses. Quite simply, this is my code: server { ...
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nginx - proxy pass without redirection

I have a website in AngularJS. Site uses hashbang mode and I am currently having a situation with prerendering. My website has an URL like this: http://www.watchawearin.com/#!/item/511 and I have a ...
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Redirect all traffic to https apart from a single URL with Apache [duplicate]

I want all traffic to the non-https example.com and www.example.com to be redirected to the https www.example.com with the exception of a certain path, i.e. http://www.example.com/import , ...
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Redirect an old existing opencms url to new joomla url

I am currently working on redirecting the old url of one of our opencms site to the new url which is in the joomla platform. I've been trying for some time now but I can't seem to get it. I have tried ...
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can anybody assist with my rewrite rule not redirecting from https to http [duplicate]

can anybody explain me why this rewrite rule ( apache ifmodule ) does not work ? heres the code: RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^(www\.)?foo-center.eu$ [NC] RewriteCond %{HTTPS} on RewriteRule ^(.*)$ ...
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HTTPS on RoundCube & Phpmyadmin

Since 2 months we ordered a new server from OVH. Installed this server with the OVH DirectAdmin image and configured everything like it should be. However there is just one little problem. When my ...
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IIS 7.5 URL Rewrite and 404 Not Found

I'm trying to setup a reverse proxy using IIS to proxy request on port 80 to a local virtual machine on port 8080. The rewriting rule was setup using IIS GUI "Reverse Proxy" rule. However it work very ...
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outbound rule IIS Application Request Routing and URL Rewrite to properly replicate Apache ProxyPass ProxyPassReverse?

EDIT: See end of post on that a ReverseProxy Outbound rule is needed. With Apache ProxyPass and ProxyPassReverse one can add the following to the Apache config of serverA: ProxyPass /foo ...
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Apache mod_rewrite to Nginx rewrite

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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With nginx serve a custom 404 page with header 404, without changing the browseraddress

How do I force nginx to serve a custom 404 page while responding with a 404 header, without changing the address of the browser so the user can easily retype? I tried this at my testsite (added after ...
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Complex IIS URL Rewrite

I've beat my head against Google trying to get this to work, but I suppose I just don't fully understand the rewrite engine or I stink at regex. Here's my scenario, though. I'm using IIS 7.5 with URL ...
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GIF loses mime type with Apache rewrite

Got problem with a gif that loses it's animation with the rewrites I'm doing. RewriteRule ^journal/(.+)\.(jpeg|jpg|png|mp4|webm|ogv)$ app/uploads/journal/$1 [QSA,L] RewriteRule ^journal/(.+)\.(gif)$ ...
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Redirect multiple browser requests to one site with IIS URL request

we have a web server with several websites. Of these, only one site has real content, the other sites are used to redirect requests to the content site. This is done by the IIS http redirect. ...
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Route request to Tomcat only if file doesn't exist on disk

I have Apache in front of my Tomcat installation as a reverse proxy. Most URLs are routed to Tomcat by a JkMount directive in Apache. For one URL pattern I'd like Apache to route requests to the ...