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From Krist van Besien <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Rewrite all except one case
Date Thu, 16 Apr 2009 08:38:58 GMT
On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 10:07 AM,  <> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I play a long time with rewrite to get follow rule:
> server/foo/(.*) should proxied to server/abc/$1
> This works with
> RewriteRule /foo/(.*) /abc/$1  [P]
> then all requests to directory /foo are proxied (also
> with arguments) to /abc/
> but now I need one exception:
> /foo should be proxied / or redirected to /abc/ers
> I try this with RewriteCondition (PATH_INFO and SCRIPT_FILENAME) but
> without success.
> The condition is either always true or false in all cases.
> I don't find the right Condition or ServerVariable

Best solution would be to have a different rule in front of your other rule:
(And you don't need the P, in fact it might cause loops)
For example:

RewriteRule ^/foo$     /abc/ers   [L]
RewriteRule ^/foo/(.*) /abc/$1

The L flag cause apache to ignore subsequent rules.


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