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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] LocationMatch and RewriteRule
Date Sun, 04 Sep 2005 02:23:56 GMT
On 9/3/05, David Hodgson <> wrote:
> I have the lines:
> RewriteLog "/var/log/apache2/rewrite.log"
> RewriteLogLevel 3
> <LocationMatch "^/zope$" >
>    RewriteEngine On
>    RewriteRule "^/zope$" http://SERVER.NETWORK/zope/ [R]
> </LocationMatch>

There is no reason for this to be inside a <LocationMatch> section
since the RewriteRule already restricts application to the ^/zope$
url.  Take it out.

And yes, mod_rewrite behavior in <Location> sections can be very
flaky.  Lucky, it is rarely necessary to use it there.


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