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mod_rewrite, convert URI to a GET-String



2:38 pm on Sep 17, 2002 (gmt 0)

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Im searching for a mod_rewirte rule to:

[domain.com...] -> [domain.com...]

Because I need these GET-string-parameters at any time, I cant use the Alias directive in the httpd.conf.

Of course there will be no directory named "foo" ... also there is no trailing slash problem at this server ...

Im not very familiar with regex and/or mod_rewrite, the apache docs and google results had not helped me, so I like to ask here ....

could anybody help? Thanks a lot!



4:08 pm on Sep 17, 2002 (gmt 0)

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It took some serious searching to find this one since RewriteRules are extremely shy creatures indeed. ;)

internal rewrite
RewriteEngine On
RewriteRule ^(.*) xyz.php?abc=$1 [L,QSA]

external redirect
RewriteEngine On
RewriteRule ^(.*) [domain.com...] [R,L,QSA]


5:00 pm on Sep 17, 2002 (gmt 0)

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6:31 pm on Sep 17, 2002 (gmt 0)

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Hi Andy,

Nooo, they are not shy to be found, they are living to thousands, but, shame on me, Ill lose my head if I see regex more complex than to extract some chars :)

Thank you, the internal regex works fine!



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