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From "Boyle Owen" <Owen.Bo...@swx.com>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Getting a simple mod_rewrite "Rewrite
Date Mon, 25 Jun 2007 08:22:00 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Eraticus Majoricus [mailto:eraticus@gmail.com] 
> Sent: Monday, June 25, 2007 8:02 AM
> To: users@httpd.apache.org
> Subject: [users@httpd] Getting a simple mod_rewrite "Rewrite
> 
> Apache users,
> 
> I have had a problem with the use of mod_rewite. I'm hoping that  
> someone can point me in the right direction...
> 
> To test the usage of mod_rewrite, I am trying to direct users who  
> connect to "/" to get /index.html.fr, that is, the French version of  
> the default home page. In order to do this, I have added this to the  
> httpd.conf file:
> 
> #LoadModule rewrite_module modules/mod_rewrite.so
> #AddModule mod_rewrite.c
> Options SymlinksIfOwnerMatch
> RewriteEngine On
> RewriteRule ^/$ /index.html.fr [L]
> 
> This seems to have no effect at all. If I have a syntax error in my  
> RewriteRule directive, I receive an error, but if it is correct, it  
> seems not to affect the behavior of httpd in the least.
> 
> The test platform is a Mac running OS 10.4. The version of httpd is  
> 2.2 compiled fresh.
> 
> I would be thankful for any help at all.

As a general tip, whenever you have problems understanding what
mod_rewrite is doing, switch on the RewriteLog
(http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/mod/mod_rewrite.html#rewritelog)

Rgds,
Owen Boyle
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