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From Cameron McCormack <>
Subject Re: Excluding files?
Date Thu, 11 Jan 2007 22:07:26 GMT
Thorsten Scherler:
> Well, the proper way would be to add the pipes to the project pipeline
> to just read and pass 
> [exec] X [0]  download.cgi  BROKEN: No pipeline matched request:
> download.cgi
>   …
>   [exec] X [0]  demo/  BROKEN: No pipeline matched
> request: demo/
> To the output as is.
> Something like 
> <map:match pattern="download.cgi">
>  <map:read src="download.cgi" />
> </map:match>
> <map:match pattern="demo/">
>  <map:read src="demo/" />
> </map:match>

Ross Gardler:
> The final approach is a half way between the first two. Create a set of 
> pipelines in your project to match the requests affected by your issue. 
> these will need to be narrow enough to trap all known pages but allow 
> all others to pass through. The downside of this is that it can be 
> difficult to identify a suitable pattern (or set of patterns), I'd 
> recommend using the RE matcher for this unless you only have one or two 
> pages affected by this.

Ok.  Ideally, I’d like that pipeline to match only if that static file
exists in the content directory, because I want to avoid having to
rewrite this matcher whenever I add a new file and have a link to it.

Cameron McCormack,  ▪  ICQ 26955922  ▪  MSN

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