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From Matus UHLAR - fantomas <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] mod_rewrite
Date Mon, 10 Jan 2011 07:54:50 GMT
On 09.01.11 10:27, rangeli nepal wrote:
> I have a very simple problem for which I am using mod_rewrite. I want
> to remove the certain consecutive path i.e
> Following is an example
> http://<hostname>/alpha/beta/theta/someuseful   ----->
> http://<hostname>/prefix/someuseful/
> I am using following rule, which works, but induces redirection on
> client end. I was thinking if I can reduce this unnecessary traffic.
> RewriteRule ^/alpha/beta/theta/(.*)      /sugar/$1  [NC,L]

why not use alias?

Alias /alpha/beta/theta/someuseful/ /prefix/someuseful/

in the vhost section

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