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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URL having file names with accented characters [duplicate]

In one of my PHP based websites, I have a script which will display an image from a CentOS server. Image path is taken from MySQL database. Image files stored on the server (and corresponding ...
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What's the point in redirecting users to “www2.”?

On several large-scale websites, I've seen being redirected from http://www.example.com/ to http://www2.example.com/ One of such examples is Netflix. My hypothesis is that this is used to: Either ...
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Nginx: How to access my reverse proxied sites via separate subdirectories

I have 2 web applications that I want available under http://example.com/demo1 and http://example.com/demo2. My config below correctly reverse proxies to each site, and the site is mostly functional, ...
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IIS URL Rewrite to act as 404 handler

How can I use the URL Rewrite module in IIS to mimic a generic 404 handler? It is easy enough to set up rewrite rules that match a specific pattern, but what I want to do is to set up a rewrite rule ...
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JIRA Usage on AWS

I just set up JIRA on my ec2 instance after installing it via .bin installer file. But when I hit the ec2 url: ec2-xxxxx.xxxxx.amazonaws.com It is hitting the test success page for apache2 which I ...
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HTTP URL Redirection Command Line Trace [closed]

I have to produce definitive evidence that can be documented on a piece of paper, proving that one URL redirects to another. When you browse to the URL in question, the web server responds with an ...
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With directory environments enabled, does the form of a Puppet URL change?

We upgraded to Puppet 3.7 and some things stopped working. Some files that we refer to using puppet URLs are not found by Puppet Enterprise anymore. The biggest change is that we are now using ...
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Nginx: How do I point the root to a Ghost blog located in a subdirectory?

I have installed Ghost inside a blog/ directory in my site's root. The site works as domain.com/blog/ and serves static files from public_html/ directory (including index.html). I would like to have ...
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Nexus: Link to latest release of an artifact

How to create a link to get the latest release of an artifact? E.g. org.foo:bar would have 1.0 and 2.0, and the link would return the 2.0 release; and when 3.0 is released and deployed, the same link ...
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subdomains: will the external host urls still work [closed]

An outside company is building a website for our client as we are building the web app with dashboards. The website will have a "login" button which we will set up a subdomain to point to our server. ...
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Nginx rewrite part of URL

i'm trying to make a redirects from URL's with option ID to URL's with option URL_key i've assigned. I have two column table with ID i'd like to substitute and URL_key as substitute. 11337 bar ...
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New line character %250A in URL: Apache throws 404 error

This is example of the script path which causes problem: http://example.com/index/index/tokenID/345%250Atest If I try to visit this link on the production server I receive 404 error. If I try 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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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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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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Redirection issue with HTTPS URL

We have a website where we customize landing pages for clients that purchase our services. Normally they only need to type in companyname.domain.com and we use redirection through our domain ...
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How to stop Apache from finding a filename from a URL path (without the extension)

I have a file update.php in my doc root. But I don't want /update in my URL to direct to update.php (because I want /update to be associated with a page in my CMS, Drupal 7) I know that Apache is ...
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Is it advisable to disable URL Path Length restrictions from firewall?

I noticed in early August that I was unable to get to SharePoint Online sites, most Microsoft Update pages, Microsoft Support pages, Microsoft.com, etc. as they all appeared to be returning a blank ...
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IIS 7.5 giving 404.19 “Denied by filtering rule” if URL contains “test” - No filtering rule defined

my IIS is giving me a 404.19 if a certain URL contains the string "test" in any sort or form. For example: http://test2008r2-1/search.php?query=test&type=and&start=1&results=5 and ...
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Enterprise internal URL conventions

developer here... I'd like your IT perspective on this one... I'm building a new internal web app for my company, and starting to think about how it will be deployed. Many of the existing web apps ...
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Nginx to split web traffic to a blog hosted on my domain

At the moment, I am using an Nginx frontend to cache static content for my DotNetNuke based website hosted at the hypotetical address www.mydomain.com, along with some other tasks. In this era of ...
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Apache: Can I disallow access to a dir except when via a vhost?

If we assume I have a server called machinename.ip which resolves http://machinename.ip to default root (/var/www/html), and resolves http://www.example.com via vhosts file www.example.com to ...
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Nginx Removes the index.php from URL

I have a codeigniter php application on nginx. It works as expected on Apache but after moving to nginx, I noticed that the index.php is automatically removed from the URL in all my links. Infact when ...
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How i can block requests for a specific page?

I would like to completely delete or block access to a specific page in my site. More specifically, I have seen this exploit "Joomla COM_MEDIA Exploit" : ...
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IIS URL Rewrite - Redirect any HTTPS traffic to sub-domain

Our hosting environment dictates all secure traffic music travel over a particular sub-domain. We are using the .NET CMS Umbraco, which as far as I'm aware doesn't have any functionality to 'assign' ...
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NGINX - Remove index.php from the end of the URL

I can access my webpages with "www.dom.com/mypage" which will redirect to "www.dom.com/mypage/". "www.dom.com/mypage/index.php" is the main file but I want to remove this from the url so if you type ...
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URL redirect not working in IIS 7.5

I am facing problem redirecting my HTTPS web service from HTTP. I have applied CA SSL certificate to my web service and using URL Rewrite, I have done the changes for redirection in IIS 7.5. Here is ...
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Nginx and PHP-FPM Clean URLs

Preface I have spent 40 plus hours trying to create a Nginx configuration setup that holds up to my OCD. I have been told numerous times on IRC that I am too picky and clean urls are very challenging ...
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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 remove hypen (-) using nginx rewrite rule?

I am using this rewrite rule to redirect example.com/a-b-c?id=learn-more ----> http://example.com/abc?id=learnmore rewrite ^/a-b-c?id=learn-More http://example.com/abc?id=learnMore permanent But ...
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nginx url rewriting. i just don't get it

Ok, an example url is http://www.mysite.com/?p=account&view=settings the p uri is a constant. all urls have it. the view is one of many optional uri. i've tried to understand url rewriting ...
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How to tell Nginx to not rewrite URL's in selected location

I am writing some PHP CMS code with a clean url implementation in Nginx. To improve security of my code I want to rewrite all of the requests in my root directory / using the following type: rewrite ...
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Nginx URL virtual host rewrite issues with Magento e-commerce. Help please

I've been running into some serious problems with my URL rewrites and I can't seem to fix it on my own strength and knowledge and troubleshooting on the web! Basically what happens is that when I ...
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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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Why is “www” still used in a URL? [duplicate]

I know how www.example.com can be different from example.com. But is there really a need? Most of the time we end up setting both, www.example.com and example.com to the same IP. Is it still used only ...
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Wireless router URL redirection [closed]

I'm trying to "filter" explicit URLs (+18/21) from network traffic and redirect to another website. I have physical access to router inside my home, computer and router local web-access, which let's ...
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How do I redirect to different backend server based on URL using Apache?

I'm a newbie to Apache, sorry if this is a documented solution somewhere. I have been scouring the web and can't seem to find this answer ... I would like to redirect traffic based on the URL coming ...
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Cron getting timeout when attempting to access url (wget).

I'm sure this is simple and I've been digging but no answer is quite as specific as I need it to be. The goal is easy, have Cron hit a url on my server every 5 minutes. All of that is set up and ...
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Access log of nginx: why are foreign URLs logged?

My access log is full of such entries: 178.207.40.219 - - [03/Apr/2014:17:34:37 +0200] "GET http://win.mail.ru/cgi-bin/auth?Login=nutyck@bk.ru&Domain=mail.ru&Password=241716 HTTP/1.1" 403 168 ...
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“\xc2:\xc2” in HTTP proxy GET request

Recently I came across lines like these in an HTTP server's access_log (I've changed the real image to "someimage.jpg" - you can browse the images folder directly since directory listing is allowed, ...
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How can I decipher this HTTP PHP-request?

On my server I have serious HTTP an SSH attacks running. Most of them are brute force password checks or attemps of /etc/passwd retrievals. But some of them are trying to start the bash via plugin ...
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Redirect from Old Site to New Site on different folder

I want to redirect all request from a url host www.hostname1.com (including all subdirectores-www.hostname1.com/....) to a different url with a different host, www.newHost.com. I have already made the ...
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Redirect issue: folders and files not redirected properly

I have recently set a new URL http://www.mytechnotes.biz for a blog I was maintaining on a subdomain http://technotes.tostaky.biz. The redirection works in the following cases: ...
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Paths Generated by PHP Applications Incorrect In Fedora nginx php-fpm Setup

I have been having several issues with certain PHP apps lately on my Fedora nginx + php-fpm setup. I originally had this issue with Owncloud, and created a question, without much luck, but I am ...
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Apache MOD_REWRITE for subdomain

Summary I have 2 servers, 1 Production & 1 Development Problem I want to keep the servers URLS the same in the code. The production server will be blah.com but I want the development server to ...
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Windows Internet shortcut with embedded username:password [closed]

URLs of form http://username:password@example.com:80/ work fine in the address bar of any browser I tried, yet when I create a shortcut in Windows and try to launch it, it says it cannot find the ...
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URL rewrite for subdomain with Apache and mod_proxy

I have a Apache Webserver with mod_proxy and a Tomcat server with my Grails web app runnning. The Apache is redirecting with proxy the request to example.com:80 to my Tomcat running on ...
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Issue when redirecting a folder using IIS url rewrite

Using Url Rewrite, I'm trying to redirect /foo_bar/* to /foo/*. I've tried this: <rule name="Redirect foo_bar to foo" stopProcessing="true"> <match url="(.*)" /> <conditions ...
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Apache2 Virtual Host redirect except on special path

Assume we have 2 domains. www.my-domain.com www.mydomain.com As Standard, we have a redirection from .mydomain.com/ to .my-domain.com/ via (mydomain.conf) <Virtualhost *:80> ServerName ...
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Ngnix Rewrite - If URL contains

I'm having a small issue - my error log is filling up with requests to a directory folder on my site (but with added data that shouldn't be there). http://example.com/the-directory/undefined ...