Uniform Resource Locators are a generic scheme for specifying the location of resources. They are most commonly used for identifying locations on the Internet (such as webpages and email addresses) but can be used to reference almost anything.

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What's behind a URL? [closed]

What are the parts that make up a url? I'm kinda confused about how a "url" works. I understand it's a "path" to a location on the internet, but what do they mean? For example: serverfault.com ...
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Redirect url for Microsoft RD Web (Server 2012)

I have installed RD Web on the same web server as OWA and ECP (Exch 2013) console. All web applications are installed in the Default Web Site and Exchange Back End For OWA and ActiveSync my users ...
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Get a URL with variables via Linux Command Line

Sorry if this seems to be a very simple command, but I have been searching for hours without any solutions and exhausted my very limited knowledge of Linux. :-) I need to use some command to process ...
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Ubuntu IP Redirect [closed]

This is my problem. I have a Ubuntu computer running Apache/SQL/phpMyAdmin the goal that I want is that when someone logs on to the network if they type in encc in the url bar it will direct them to ...
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Apache 301 redirect in vhost

I wish to redirect(301) a url if the url dont have a string present in it. eg: http:://example.com must always redirected to http:://example.com/en http:://example.com/test.html must always ...
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URL Query String Causes Layout to Break

I have an Apache server based Wordpress site that rewrites URLs to be "pretty". When I include a query parameter in the url the site breaks. So: http://mysite.com works fine but: ...
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Rackspace: Temporary streaming URL to a file in the cloud files

The question is simple: How to create a temporary streaming URL to a files in the Rackspace cloud files. URL is needed streaming.
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URL scheme for non-production (Dev, Test) URLs

Consider a "Production" URL for a corporate web site called "Access" access.company.com I'm trying to weigh the pros and cons of different ways of defining a non-production site like "DEV": (a) ...
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Apache not finding file from URL request

I'm trying to access a file from my localhost via http://localhost/profile-pics/default.jpg however apache keeps saying that the url doesn't exists 404. How can I configure apache to find my file? ...
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How can I rewrite an internal/LAN URL using Apache rewrites? [duplicate]

Is it possible and how could I rewrite http://192.168.1.1:4950/hello to, e.g., http://home.hello I know how to use .htaccess to rewrite just part of URL's but can't figure out how to rewrite whole ...
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Centralized IIS to redirect to other IIS servers

Basically what i'm after is to have a centralized IIS Server on the Local LAN where port 80/443 would be forwarded to from the router. Then through this server it can forward/redirect the requests to ...
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Allow users to access only a few websites [closed]

I want to block my network users to access most of the external websites. Some users may need access to Facebook (like the users from marketing department), while others may need access to banks ...
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can not access portal after specifying port in URL

Django webservices is running on port 8000 (pyhon manage.py runserver 0.0.0.0:8000) I am able to access using , https://ec2-72-44-51-113.compute-1.amazonaws.com/admin/ but if I specify port in url, ...
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Rewrite certain URL in Nginx such that another app will serve it

I have a config file for mydomain.com which is served with Drupal. Problem is this rewrite rule takes the control over any request: if (!-e $request_filename) { rewrite ^/(.*)$ /index.php?q=$1 ...
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Apache: relative paths appended to current URL instead of added to basename

I'm new to web servers, so please be gentle: I've set up a new apache2 server on a Mint System (Ubuntu-base, which also means Debian-based). I've also installed a Django backend and the wsgi_mod ...
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Is there a limit on the length of URLs when using Amazon ELBs? If so, is there a way to increase it?

We appear to be encountering an error due to Amazon ELBs truncating a long (over 1K characters) URL. I have searched through the usual suspects, but can't find any discussion of URL length limits for ...
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How to prevent IIS 7 to partially decode REQUEST_URI?

I have IIS 7 on Windows Server 2008, with PHP support (5.3.15) I have noticed a difference compared to an Apache 2 environment, with the content of PHP variable $_SERVER['REQUEST_URI']. Basically, ...
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converting Lighttpd rule to apache rules

I am using mediawiki on my localhost server. my url for now is 127.0.0.1:8080/wiki/index.php/Main_Page But i want to convert above mentioned url to wiki.127.0.0.1:8080 or something like ...
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Getting “403 - Forbidden: Access is denied” when hitting the URL without “www” prefix

I'm facing problem in my domain area. when i hit for example http://abc.com then I'm not able to access the site which are hosted on my domain. It gives the below error 403 - Forbidden: Access is ...
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subdomain.domain.com works, but still accessible via domain.com/site

I've got a site installed at, for argument's sake, /var/www/site, and have a subdomain set up so that it can be accessed via subdomain.domain.com. How do I stop it also being accessed via ...
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Moving from <hostname>:1234 to <hostname>/app

I'm bringing up my first production-level(-ish) server and have installed and configured a couple of python web applications, which I have to access like so: <hostname>:8000 ...
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How to hide query string in url?

The below is the .htaccess code which is causing the rewrite in URL, RewriteRule ^24-(.+)~(.+)\.html$ gallery_catagory.php?gallnm=$1&GalleryID=$2&%{QUERY_STRING} [nc] but still I can see ...
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Asterisk IVR - input variable and go to an outbound URL

I have an Asterisk outbound IVR system set up, and I'd like it to talk to my LAMP stack on a different server. I've set up the PHP end to receive data from the IVR server and record it in MySQL, but I ...
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how can apache run multiple applications on same server with different path

When i ssh to amazon ec2, then pwd /home/ubuntu ls app_1 app_2 app_3 app_4 Considering i have mapped my ec2---*- address to some apps.site1.com How can i have multiple rails applications ...
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Reverse proxy in IIS to local TomCat

IIS has several websites: domain1.com a.domain2.com b.domain2.com There is also a TomCat running on localhost:8087 The challenge is how to expose the TomCat externally as b.domain2.com ...
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Disabling URL decoding in nginx proxy

When I browse to this URL: http://localhost:8080/foo/%5B-%5D server (nc -l 8080) receives it as-is: GET /foo/%5B-%5D HTTP/1.1 However when I proxy this application via nginx (1.1.19): location ...
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nginx proxy_pass to different backends based on location / passing rewrited url

What the quickest and cleanest solution if you want to proxy URL request to two different backends via proxypass based on location. location /app1/ { alias /var/www/ruby/public; ...
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Calling a specific URL daily

I need that every night at 2:00 am a call to a specific URl is made. For this reason, I inserted in the cronotab services the following: crontab -e 0 2 * * * wget -q -0 - "http://MYWEBSITE" But ...
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How do I set up Tomcat 7's server.xml to access a network share with an different url?

I have Apache Tomcat 7.0 installed on a Windows 2008 R2 Server. Tomcat has access to a share '\server\share' that has a documents folder that I want to access using '/foo/Documents' in my web ...
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How can I configure apache to respond 400 when request contains an invalid byte sequence?

On web application someone is making invalid HTTP request containing invalid bytes. According to RFC 3986, section 2 only ASCII characters are allowed in the HTTP Request line. However I am receiving ...
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Prevent URL Rewrite rules from being inherited by subdirectories in IIS7

I have a URL Rewrite setup for clean URLs in a CMS and my web.config looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <configuration> <system.webServer> ...
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rewriting a URL where a subfolder should not be visible

I have multiple domains setup with my webspace (all via a hosting provider) So www.maindomain.com links to /maindomain on my webspace. www.domain2.com links to /domain2 on my webspace. Pretty simple ...
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Change the prefix of a website? (IE: www.example.com/bob_11 -> bob_11.example.com)

Some websites have variable prefixes. For example: www.example.com/bob_11 is presented as bob_11.example.com. How do I do that? I assume its a sub-directory, but can't find anything explaining how to ...
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.htaccess rewrite

I want to change URLs like below: http://www.gsmsite.nl/zakelijk/product/phone?b=met-internet-250plus To: http://www.gsmsite.nl/zakelijk/product/phone?bundel=met-internet-250plus How ...
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Outbound URL rewrite IIS 7 ARR crashing application

I'm having trouble with setting up a reverse proxy outbound URL redirect in IIS 7 with ARR. The domain has 2 inbound URL rewrites and 1 outbound URL rewrite. The inbound ones work fine and I haven't ...
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why i cannot download jdk from oracle web site directly without AuthParam?

that is download with the following command, why it fails to download that file? wget http://download.oracle.com/otn-pub/java/jdk/6u35-b10/jdk-6u35-linux-i586.bin the following command works, but ...
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IIS 7 Determine popular / commonly used URL

I'm trying to find the right performance counter in IIS 7 which would tell me what the most commonly requested URL is, but I think I may be looking in the wrong place. How would I go about finding ...
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Issue with Tomcat application url

At domain my.test.org I have the following setup: A Tomcat6 running on port 8080 A redirection from port 80 to 8080 at the OS level (using NAT) An application deployed in Tomcat at ...
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Rewrite rule for language fragments in nginx

I want to rewrite some url's in nginx and I have an wordpress site with URLs like this: http://mydomain.com/en/my-content How can is remove the en/ with nginx? Thanks a lot. Peter
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Redirect 404 errors without rewriting the URL

Is it possible to have an erroneous URL remain in the address bar while redirecting the user to a URL within my domain? I want www.domain.com/forum to be the actual site being served in all 404 ...
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Difference between accessing a website using Local host and IP address

I have developed an ASP.NET website and deployed into my IIS server. Now to see that my IIS is installed fine, I type local host in my address bar, and I get the welcome screen of IIS and its ...
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apache URL issues

I'm sure someone has asked the same question on serverfault but I just don't know what to look for. I have two subdomains from different hosts in my school. eg. One is: ...
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very simple mod_rewrite replacing “forums” to “forum”

Can somebody help me with a mod_rewrite rule for this situation? I only need to remove the ā€˜sā€™ from a forums segment. From www.test.com/test-forums/anystring/anystring or ...
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How do I Nginx rewrite with query?

how do I rewrite this url from: mysite.com/folder1/file.php?kw=KEYWORD to mysite.com/folder1/file/KEYWORD and ...
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Access all websites on a server via a shared domain

My setup is: Nginx(80) as a transparent proxy Apache(81) as back-end web server The paths to each domain on the server are like this: /var/www/$username/data/www/$domainname Of course to access ...
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HTTPS on relative URLs?

I just installed an SSL certificate on my site to protect a registration page that I have, but I'm trying to figure out how to get the "https" in my URL. I have created a template in Dreamweaver with ...
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How can I disable Kerberos authentication for only the root of my site?

I have Kerberos-based authentication and I want to disable it on only root url: http://mysite.com/. And I want it to continue to work fine on any other page like http://mysite.com/page1. I have such ...
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How to change the URL on my Amazon EC2 webserver

I am at the point in playing around with EC2 that I have launched a webserver. Right now, the website URL looks like http://ec2-<some numbers>.compute-1.amazonaws.com/ I am evaluating the ...
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Is it possible to mod_rewrite the full url or mask the actual url altogether?

I've been looking at the Heroku custom domain feature, which enables to change a url from subdomain.heroku.com to www.whatever.com. Is something like this possible with mod_rewrite or how is ...
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Check GET value with htaccess?

I need help with setting up a rule inside htaccess that does the following, Whenever the requested URL contains keyword love then redirect the user to another URL or maby show a 404 page. Clarifying ...