lucy24 - 8:31 am on Oct 20, 2012 (gmt 0)
Well, I'm stumped. I cannot for the life of me figure out what's intercepting those /news/ requests and preventing them from getting redirected.
Oh. Wait. Rewind.
I've assumed all along that www.example.com/news is not just your CMS directory for URL purposes, but is also a real directory that's physically located inside your root directory. Is it? Or is the physical setup something like
side by side with
Sometimes you can't tell, because hosts will alias things all over the place. It's intended to be helpful. But your error logs give the real, physical path. So if you have any doubts, go request some nonexistent files in both places-- CMS and regular domain-- and see what you can glean from the error logs.
Admittedly this is scraping the barrel. But g1 lives in a different time zone than I do, so all is not lost :)