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From Matus UHLAR - fantomas <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] restrict virtualhost to certain type of files
Date Mon, 11 May 2009 08:50:25 GMT
>> jeremy co wrote:
>>> restrict virtual host to serve only files with the extensions html, jpg,
>>> and png. and also generate custom error msg if client request other type
>>> of files

On 08.05.09 19:52, Nick Kew wrote:
> Use <FilesMatch> to scope a restriction, and ErrorDocument.

> Davide Bianchi wrote:
>> I'd do something like:
>> RewriteCond     %{REQUEST_URI}  !.*\.html$
>> RewriteCond     %{REQUEST_URI}  !.*\.jpg$
>> RewriteCond     %{REQUEST_URI}  !.*\.png$
>> RewriteRule     ^/(.*)$ /error.html  [P,NE,L]
> Over-complicated (looks wrong to me with that P),
> and won't send an HTTP error even if correct.

I found it quite common to use mod_rewrite for anything, even if easier
solutions exist...
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