tomcat-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Pid...@pidster.com>
Subject Re: quick or easy re-direct
Date Tue, 02 Oct 2007 15:00:20 GMT
dave slimmon wrote:
> RE: Does the URL for the page change or is it consistent?
> 
>>> Hey there, thanks for writing.  The URL is consistent.  In fact, I've
> come to discover that it's really everything under a specific directory that
> I would like to re-direct.   So, to modify my previous example, we would
> like everything under:
> 
> http://foo/SomeWebapp/SomeDirectory/SomeSubDirectory
> 
> To forward or redirect to:
> 
> http://foo/SomeWebapp

You could use a Servlet Filter, with the url-pattern mapped to the path
you want.  Inside the filter, just execute a redirect to you preferred
URL.  The Filters are processed before requests to the application or
filesystem.

p


> It's not something we want to do permanently.  It's really just something we
> need to do somewhat urgently for a short period of time...probably a few
> weeks.
> 
> Cheers,
> Davey
> 
> On 10/2/07, Pid <p@pidster.com> wrote:
>> dave slimmon wrote:
>>> Morning folks...
>>>
>>> I'm new to Tomcat 6.x and would appreciate any advice.
>>>
>>> We have a dynamically-generated page pretty deep in our site which, long
>>> story short, we do not wish to modify or alter in any way.  However, we
>>> would like any requests for that page to re-direct / forward to the
>> front
>>> door of the site.
>>>
>>> So for example, when a user hits the following URL:
>>>
>>> http://Foo/SomeWebapp/SomeDirectory/SomeDynamicPage/SomePageId
>> Does the URL for the page change or is it consistent?
>>
>> p
>>
>>
>>> They would immediately be sent to:
>>>
>>> http://Foo/SomeWebapp/
>>>
>>> It seems like there must be a really easy way to do this from the Tomcat
>>> Admin console somewhere, but I can't spot it and nothing in the official
>>> docs I've read so far leap out at me.  I'd appreciate any guidance here.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> daveykorma@gmail.com
>>>
>>
>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>> To start a new topic, e-mail: users@tomcat.apache.org
>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@tomcat.apache.org
>> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@tomcat.apache.org
>>
>>
> 


---------------------------------------------------------------------
To start a new topic, e-mail: users@tomcat.apache.org
To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@tomcat.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@tomcat.apache.org


Mime
View raw message