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From "Andrew Hodgson" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Moving website that uses full paths
Date Tue, 02 Sep 2008 10:57:21 GMT
Nick Kew wrote:

On Tue, 2 Sep 2008 10:35:06 +0100
"Andrew Hodgson" <> wrote:

>> Is there anything I can do about this issue in Apache?  I am not sure 

>> whether there is, since the browser is being instructed to go to the 
>> full path, which Apache is doing correctly, but I thought I would ask 

>> anyway.

>mod_proxy_html fixes exactly that problem.  It's designed for use in a
>reverse proxy (where the same issue is common), but can also fix up
>your more self-inflicted problem.

>But I really wouldn't recommend it if you have static documents.
>Better just to cobble up a one-off script to fix your links,
>including things like templates that generate them, etc.

Thanks for this - we will be doing this work in the future, until then 
we will make a change to the URL in the short-term.


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