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Subject svn commit: r809241 - /httpd/httpd/trunk/docs/manual/mod/mod_proxy.xml
Date Sun, 30 Aug 2009 02:57:58 GMT
Author: niq
Date: Sun Aug 30 02:57:58 2009
New Revision: 809241

Fix up doc note on ProxyPassMatch quirks - this wording seems to have
got accepted in 2.2.x.


Modified: httpd/httpd/trunk/docs/manual/mod/mod_proxy.xml
--- httpd/httpd/trunk/docs/manual/mod/mod_proxy.xml (original)
+++ httpd/httpd/trunk/docs/manual/mod/mod_proxy.xml Sun Aug 30 02:57:58 2009
@@ -959,10 +959,18 @@
     <code></code> to be internally converted
     into a proxy request to <code></code>.</p>
-      The URL argument must be parsable as a URL <em>before</em> regexp
+      <p>The URL argument must be parsable as a URL <em>before</em> regexp
       substitutions (as well as after).  This limits the matches you can use.
-      See <a href="">PR 46665</a>
-      for details and workaround ideas.
+      For instance, if we had used</p>
+      <example>
+        ProxyPassMatch ^(/.*\.gif)$$1
+      </example>
+      <p>in our previous example, it would fail with a syntax error
+      at server startup.  This is a bug (PR 46665 in the ASF bugzilla),
+      and the workaround is to reformulate the match:</p>
+      <example>
+        ProxyPassMatch ^/(.*\.gif)$$1
+      </example>
     <p>The <code>!</code> directive is useful in situations where you don't
     to reverse-proxy a subdirectory.</p>

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