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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Using curl to make a HEAD request with a hard timeout

I'd like to use curl to send a HTTP HEAD request to a URL to verify that it is working correctly (server is up and sends a successful response). At the end, I need the final HTTP response code ...
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Who (What?!) is “http://1.1.1.1/bmi”? [closed]

I'm not sure if this is the place to ask but I found some pages who contain links in them that start with "http://1.1.1.1/bmi". Who or what is 1.1.1.1? or maybe http://1.1.1.1/bmi has a meaning more ...
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Locally redirect Domain1.com to Domain2.com/subdir on one computer

I am running a FreeBSD server and I want to redirect a specific website domain to another domain including subdirectory. I want to bypass that domain to alter the XML results it returns. I tried the ...
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URL Redirect to IP on LAN [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to forward a port based on subdomain? wOk here is what I need to do: Listen on various ports and route to LAN IP addresses based on url and port. So I ...
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diacritic letters in filename result with 404 error

I have two instances of my application. On one server I can get a photo like this: www.example.com/photos/Фото0139.jpg and everything is ok. But on the other one (and I know the same photo is ...
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Server responce 200 to url that does not exist

I have such records in my Apache 2.2 one of the virtual hosts access_log file: GET /index.php/image-gallery/animals/57-wobbegone?c=2&s=8&p=384&l=ru HTTP/1.1" 200 19549 "-" "Mozilla/5.0 ...
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How come I can only visit the subdomain if I include the index.php in the address?

How come I can only visit the subdomain, e.g. subdomain.domain.com, if I include index.php? subdomain.domain.com, doesn't work. subdomain.domain.com/index.php works. do I have to change something ...
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HAProxy Specific URI

So my HAProxy configuration is similar to this. listen webaustin 0.0.0.0:80 mode http timeout connect 12000 timeout server 60000 timeout queue 120000 balance roundrobin ...
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Why tomcat is not accessible from www of my domain name?

I can access my web application (GeoServer) from this URL http://mydomain.com:8080/geoserver but I am not able to access it from http://www.mydomain.com:8080/geoserver . How can I fix this? My DNS ...
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Conditionally set Content-Disposition header

I have an image gallery on a IIS7 server. I would like to have a button to force download the currently visible image. Maybe something like setting an url parameter: ...
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How to create a unique URL that does not hide the actual URL?

I'm putting a banner ad in a newsletter. I want to be able to track hits from that ad. To do so, I need the ad to direct to a unique URL, but I don't want the URL to be deceptive (ie. a bit.ly URL). ...
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Apache convert %20 to \xa9 instead of {space}

When I'm trying to access an url like image%20xyz.jpg, I got a 404 error. When I look into the logs, Apache converts the %20 into \xa9 (and every url encoded characters are transformed to their \xXY ...
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How to configure both apache and tomcat on same url?

Say I have a registered URL mywebsite.com pointing to my server with a public IP address. I want to run both tomcat and apache to serve pages (i.e., some static pages on apache and some dynamic pages ...
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How to make a URL point to a Tomcat instance?

Sorry if this question makes no sense (no expert here), but I understand that tomcat listens to port 8080 and that url are usually addressed to 80. Is there a way to tell DNS that urls should point to ...
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bind9: example.com works, www.example.com doesnt, and how to block urls

1) I was following a guide to setup bind again after I formatted to Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS. http://doc.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/serverguide/C/dns-configuration.html#dns-primarymaster-configuration I can get my ...
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How to register a URL with 3 part naming?

My objective is to have a URL like - m.af.ia. So, assuming I register a TLD web-site called m.af with Afghanistan (af) ... is there any way I can set up my server infrastructure so that the URL I ...
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How to use RegEx for mod_security

I have a directory/site set-up like this on my Apache/2.2.19 (Win32) Server using mod_security + core ruleset/2.2.1 /website1/login.php /website2/login.php /website3/login.php /websiteN/login.php ...
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Django - Different URLs for Production and Development?

Is it possible to have two different urls.py files for one project, using one of them all the time, but then invoking the second for development purposes? What I want is this: For production (and ...
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How do I configure my server to forward “domain.com” to “www.domain.com”?

I need to forward all visitors from "domain.com" to "www.domain.com". I know this has something to do with altering the nginx config file but am not sure what to do or what code to use. I am using ...
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Strange code in URL request \x18\xbaL\x03@\xea$\x03HZm … how can I find out what they are up to?

Well someone is requesting some URL's with really strange hex codes. How can I find out what they are up to. The problem is I don't even know what code that is, it's not a hex code. How can I find ...
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IIS Virtual directory/application name in upper case

In IIS I have web site with .Net application, accessible like this: http://site1.example.com/myapp The site requires authentication, so when I access it, it redirects as expected to ...
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In EC2, how do I do a traditional redirect?

When users hit mydomain.com, I want them to redirect to another page. I know I can do this through: my name registrar my DNS servers But I would like to do it through EC2. How can I set it up?
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How to make lighttpd remap a part of the URL without sending a redirection?

Same than here, but for lighttpd. I have pictures on a path looking like this: /0/1/2/3/4/01234/screenshots/1.jpg The URL to access it looks like this: /static/0/1/2/3/4/01234/screenshots/1.jpg ...
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How to make nginx remap a part of the URL without sending a redirection?

I have pictures on a path looking like this: /0/1/2/3/4/01234/screenshots/1.jpg The URL to access it looks like this: /static/0/1/2/3/4/01234/screenshots/1.jpg I'd like it to look like this: ...
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What options are there for registering a domain for URL forwarding and nothing else? [closed]

I would like to register a domain so that I own it and it redirects to my website - nothing more fancy than that. So far in my research I haven't found any service that does only that. There have ...
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toggling URL Rewrite Rules on IIS7 causes CLR to crash

Scenario: Many users (between 10 & 100) are browsing the site, and as they browse, URL Rewrite / Redirect rules are being toggled. The application crashes at random times with the following ...
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Nginx url mapping

Right now I have my website running on tomcat, www.domain:11000/projectName, I am trying to map when the user enters www.domain:10000 (would do port 80 but my ISP blocks port 80 so I use port ...
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How many certificates are needed if to redirect non-www requests to www prefixed ones over https

If I want to redirect https://example.com to https://www.example.com, are two certificates needed? One is for example.com and the other for www.example.com?
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.htaccess 301 Redirect

I have an existing Wordpress site setup at mycompany.tld1 and recently registered mycompany.tld2. I want to setup a 301 redirect from mycompany.tld2 to mycompany.tld1, what would that .htaccess file ...
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Mask URL part while proxying Tomcat webapp through Nginx

I've got the webbapp at the server 1.1.1.1:8080/AppName/ Now I need to hide port and AppName dir URL part. So I installed Nginx on server 2.2.2.2 with virthost name test.com. Here is the virthost ...
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URL redirect with apache

I've installed JIRA and configured it to operate on port 8090. In order to get to it I go to the following URL: http://localhost:8090 What I want to do is to make it accessible through this URL: ...
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Is it ok to not use 'www' in my website subdomain url?

We have a website that is a subdomain of our primary domain, such as site.domain.com. The official URL of the website is http://site.domain.com, but some people keep referring to it as ...
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Can you route a URL using a restricted port to a local URL with a safe port?

I work in an environment which heavily utilises non-standard restricted ports in URL's for development environments for instance ports 81-104 & 444-456. As a front end developer this causes many ...
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IIS 7 404 redirect for virtual directories

we are in the middle of setting up a website and one of the developers has asked me a question im a little but stuck on. basically we have a website that a user can visit and create there own ...
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URL in address bar does not get the redirections

after deploying this website I was developing locally, on a Windows Server 2008 R2, I cannot seem to get the updated URLs from the server on my browser. The scenario is like this: I have a main ...
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Rewrite Conditions Backreferences passed to all rules?

Is there a way to get back references for Rewrite Conditions to be passed to all subsequent rewrite rules? Here's an example: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} (bob).localhost [NC] ...
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How do I make a mod_rewrite rule that uses the sub-domain name to rewrite the URL?

How do I make a mod_rewrite rule that uses the sub-domain name to rewrite the URL? What I want to do is something like this: Forward requests FROM http://agency1.company.com TO: ...
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What MIME type should I put for Windows shortcut file (.URL)

If I want to have a Windows shortcut file (foo.URL) to be saved for the users, what MIME type should I assign for it? Default text/plain causes Windows to suggest it to be saved with .txt added as ...
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Basic domain name repointing advice for noobs!

I realise that to most people reading this I'm asking a basic question, and I'm really asking it for my peace of mind as this is the first time I have attempted to point a domain name elsewhere. I ...
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Rewrite URL - redirect everything BUT images

HI, I have a working redirection that looks like this RewriteRule ^(.*)weihnachtsshop/(.*)$ /hochzeitsshop [R=301,L] everything like www.shop.com/weihnachtsshop/product.html get's redirceted to ...
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NGINX Remove index.php /index.php/something/more/ to /something/more

I'm trying to clean urls in NGINX using framework DooPHP. This => - http://example.com/index.php/something/more/ To This => - http://example.com/something/more/ I want to remove (clean url) the ...
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Have SSH access - how to find domain? [closed]

I've been giving SSH access to a server. All is fine, I can log in and do my work... But I was not given a domain, so how can I view said work in a browser? My files are located in: ...
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Why does domain/folder/ and domain/folder///// return the same location?

Why does domain/folder/ and domain/folder///// return the same location in a browser's URL address bar? Windows 7 + Firefox
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IIS and and Websites - Possible to use wild cards in a URL to get a listing of objects

Is it possible to use wild cards in a URL to retrieve multiple objects located on a server, or a listing of multiple objects located on a server. For example: ...
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Expiring URL status questions

I'm waiting for a domain name to expire, and the whois lists the expiration date as 11/2/2011 and the lock status as clientDeleteProhibited. Is this a normal part of domain expiration? And when can I ...
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Redirect www from DNS records

Related to this question: What’s the point in having “www” in a URL? How can I do a “www” redirection form a DNS record level? I don’t want to tweak apache or IIS to achieve this.
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URLs redirection problems deploying a working django app in apache (via mod_wsgi)

I've a django app that works perfectly under the django development server. I'm trying to deploying it in apache2.2 using the mod_wsgi and I have errors. In the httpd.conf file I "mounted" my app ...
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cpanel cron job not working

I have created a cron job in cpanel. The result is this: * * * * * /usr/local/bin/wget http://example.com/facturi-restante/cron The problem is that is not working. Can anyone give me a ...
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Blocking a specific URL by IP (a URL create by mod-rewrite)

We need to block a specific URL for anyone not on a local IP (anyone without a 192.168.. address) We however cannot use apache's <Directory /var/www/foo/bar> Order allow,deny Allow from ...
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IIS URL Rewrite HTTP to HTTPS with Port

My website has two bindings: 1000 and 1443 (port 80/443 are in use by another website on the same IIS instance). Port 1000 is HTTP, port 1443 is HTTPS. What I want to do is redirect any incoming ...