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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Question about Domain Forwarding [beginner]

Just a quick beginner's question here. I have a webapp located at domainxyz.com, and it generates short URLs for long posts automatically - so rather than visit domainxyz.com/reallylongpostnamehere I ...
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utf-8 in jboss eap 6 url [migrated]

Have installed JBoss EAP 6.3/6.4 and cannot make it use UTF-8 for URLs. I mean, that unicode characters in forms with "get" method are not working. For example, the following JSP does not work ...
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Easy way to convert PC within network to image server? [closed]

Maybe the question is a little misleading, so here goes. Without installing IIS or any other web server, is it possible to "host" images on a Windows 7 PC? Assuming my laptop in the network is called ...
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nginx: How to redirect root to subdirectory while maintaining URL in the address bar

I have an nginx setup with folder structure like this: - www |- splash |- blog www is the root folder. I would like to redirect users who access http://mysite.com to the splash folder. But I don't ...
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How can I access a URL through it's IP address? [closed]

http://example.com has the IP address 93.184.216.34. From what I've read about IP addreses and ports, this leads me to believe that appending the port 80 to the end of it (93.184.216.34:80) should ...
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Empty href tag returns current url on remote server [closed]

I left a few href tags without values. However after deploying the application to a remote server, those tags get filled with the url corresponding to the app location on that server. So, if my ...
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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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Django rewrites URL as IP address in browser - why?

I am using django, nginx and apache. When I access my site with a URL (e.g., http://www.foo.com/) what appears in my browser address is the IP address with admin appended (e.g., ...
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how to replace one url with another using sed inplace replace in multiple files?

As you can see in the script example down there, I'm trying to find and replace (inplace replace) a string which is part of an URL with another string (url part) within ALL files found with that ...
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Domain Url work but Post-Url 'not found' Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Apache, MySQL, PHP, and phpMyAdmin in aws-EC2 virtual server. I've configured everything else. I also successfully installed a web script and my site is online. but when I visit my ...
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Remove query string from url

We have a magento store which appends a query to our URL when you change Magento store views on the frontend. i.e. http://www.domain.com/?___store=uken Is there a way to remove the ?___store=uken ...
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Browser shows IP and port in the url bar for sub-domain

We have a sub domain name like support.mycompany.com. When we write this in browser, it works as expected but the sub-domain changes to IP and port in the url bar. Why is this happening ? What should ...
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nginx django suburl doesn't work

I'm trying to setup django under some suburl, lets say /myproject, with nginx and uwsgi. However, I can't get it working. Whatever I try, seems that uwsgi_modifier1 30; option doesn't work. I always ...
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UrlScan Config Change Not Working?

I installed UrlScan a few days ago and it seemed to be working fine, however in the log I saw it was blocking lots of files from websites that I didn't want (Explanation here) It's blocking files ...
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Remove double URL encoding on URL

I have a third-party shopping cart set up on my server using PayPal for payments. When a user completes a transaction they are redirected to the URL ...
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Retrieving the search keywords from a search result entry (Google)

Is it possible to go back to the actual google query string given one or more URL results? for example, if I do a search using the keyword "pippo" I get this first entry: ...
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Protocol-relative URL in CSS file is being overwritten

I have this code: <?php header('Content-Type: text/css; charset=utf-8'); ?> a.logo{background:url(//webzina.net/img/logo.png) no-repeat 100% 0} Locally (PHP Version 5.3.5), I get: ...
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Double URL encoding in IIS 7.5

I have a problem with encoding when passing URL parameters containing escaped characters. I have installed the same business software on two different servers, both are Server 2008 R2 with IIS 7.5 ...
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I need to change the URL of Tomcat Server because I want access it from other devices

Tomcat as URL uses localhost:8080. I want that URL be something like: 'www.movieuniverse..' in order to have a simple access to it without insert an address. I would want this access be possible to ...
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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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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 ‘s’ from a forums segment. From www.test.com/test-forums/anystring/anystring or ...
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How do you Mask URLs in HAProxy?

Is there any way to do URL masking in HAProxy? I'd like to have a URL directing to my load balancer, i.e. www.example.com, redirect to another URL I have for another application. However, I'd like the ...
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IIS URL Rewrite 404 Error

I am running a small intranet site off Windows 7 and IIS and I have a page page/LoadPage.aspx which is an ASPX container page for displaying a requested page, e.g. ...
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Standard for singular vs plural type names in urls [closed]

I work on a web site where we are having a major re architecture. There is a point which may be a little persnickety but I can't see a standard one way or another. When you are using real words in a ...
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IIS Request Filtering - Why filter querystrings

In IIS7 & 8 Request Filtering feature, you can have rules to allow or deny URL and QueryString. I get why you would want to block sequences that comes in with attack vectors such as drop or ...
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Nginx autoindex - different location & URI

I'm having trouble with nginx, autoindex and location/URL. Here is my configuration : server { listen 443 ssl; server_name test; # log access_log ...
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Multiple document root with nginx

I need to configure nginx so it serves a different software from a different document root on a domain's subdirectory as follows: http://example.com/... - main site from /var/www/main ...
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Strange 404 url requests

I'm running a nodejs server with the express framework. I'm using Keymetrics.io to keep track of my app's status. I have been keeping track of 500 and 404 errors and sending them to Keymetrics and ...
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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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url forwarding in nginx

First time using nginx. I want to forward any incoming request which looks like this: https://www.example.com/elasticsearch to http://localhost:9200 with nginx. I wrote following in my nginx config in ...
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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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Make an authenticated SIP call via URI

I'm trying to redirect a phone number to a SIP address that's only accessible when authenticated. Given the following, how would the SIP URI look like (if possible) ? SIP Server: sip.example.com Auth ...
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Faster way to ping URL than curl [closed]

What would be the fastest way to check whether the specified URL is working? (responding in OK http status code)? For now I'm using curl, but I have bunch of URLs to test in a loop, so I'm looking ...
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Apache Rewrite Rule

Does Apache rewrite rule automatically change the URL of all pages without editing links? I tried rewriting Apache rule from .htaccess, but nothing happened, so I'm wondering if I need to edit the ...
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How to add URL's to wiki (MediaWiki) powered documentation?

We have an internal company wiki. The wiki engine being used is MediaWiki, the wiki engine that runs Wikipedia. Some of it contains IT stuff. One of the things i want want to have are hyperlinks to ...
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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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add a web location as a mapped network drive using a script

I am wondering is it possible to add a web location as a mapped network drive using VBScript or PowerShell? I know it is possible to create a URL shortcut on the desktop using usersDesktop = ...
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nginx: upstream not working

I'm having a problem with my upstream. I'm getting back the url http://backend/f?p=4550 with a 404 error when I pass https://secure.toto02.com/ords/pls/manitou/4550. What I'm trying to do is keep ...
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Facebook error parsing input URL error 502 Bad Gateway

Any time when someone shares my website link onto facebook or twitter they get 502 Bad Gate way. I check the nginx error log to see whats going on and I got this. error1615#0: *2375 connect() failed ...
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nginx: Redirection from http://*.example.com to https://example.com showing strange behaviour

I have an SSL certificate being only valid for example.com (not valid for subdomains) and therefore want to redirect both http://example.com and http://www.example.com to https://example.com using ...
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nginx: regex not working on url rewrite

I have http://sample.cervo02.com. i'm trying to get https://cervo02.com/sample. I tried couple of redirect none of them are working. rewrite ^([^.]*)$ https://cervo02.com/$1 last; return ...
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MediaWiki “no text in this page” with special characters in search field

We're upgrading from MediaWiki 1.13.2 -> 1.15.4. One of the issues we see is that when a page is searched for which in which the page name contains special characters, the page cannot be found. ...
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wireshark extract w3c log file

Does anyone know how I would go about extracting urls in w3c extended log format from a wireshark pcap capture file?
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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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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 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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Rewrite rule for custom parameter

I need to write a rewrite rule that will do the following: When user enters mysite.com/whatever, this address will stay in the browser but in the background following address will be called: ...
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Is websocket reverse proxy possible with IIS 8.5 & URL rewrite 2.0?

I installed Tomcat as a java app server behind IIS. Using the following rules I can rewrite static pages just fine, but alas, websocket connections are never established: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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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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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" ...