I'm updating blogs.linux.ie with the code from the release on Sunday, but I'm
running into problems with mod_rewrite that worked fine at home on a Red Hat
8.0 box that now don't work on Debian.
I have the following in the .htaccess
RewriteRule ^(.*)b2-img/(.*) b2-img/$2 [L] # b2 images
RewriteRule ^templates/(.*) users/root/templates/$1 [L] # default template
RewriteRule ^(.*)templates/(.*) users/$1/templates/$2 [L] # user templates
RewriteRule .* PATH/redirect.php [L] # generic redirect handler
The word PATH gets replaced by the filesystem path to that file when
What this does:
If you request http://blogs.linux.ie/xeer/b2-img/xml.gif it actually sends
http://blogs.linux.ie/b2-img/xml.gif to you.
If you request http://blogs.linux.ie/xeer/templates/site.css it'll send
http://blogs.linux.ie/users/xeer/templates/site.css to you instead.
If you request http://blogs.linux.ie/templates/site.css it'll send
http://blogs.linux.ie/users/root/templates/site.css to you instead.
Otherwise, it feeds every other request to redirect.php
I tried the above code on blogs.linux.ie but the browser just kept loading.
(and now there's lots of apache processes stuck/running, damn..)
When I put the path in front of "b2-img/$2 [L]" I was able to view images in
there, but when I did the same for templates it didn't work.
Anyone know how to fix this?
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