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From Frank Gingras <thu...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] webserver configuration to redirect correctly API calls
Date Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:31:23 GMT
Why is your API not using pathinfo? You could simply use FallbackResource
/app/controllers/ApiController.php then.

On Tue, Mar 13, 2018 at 7:55 AM, Eric Covener <covener@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Mar 13, 2018 at 3:51 AM, Anke.Wienecke@gmx.net
> <Anke.Wienecke@gmx.net> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have to admit that I am a total amateur concerning apache and its
> configuration. However, I am in the need to do so. In order to use an API
> to add data into an application which is running in apache2 I need to set a
> redirection.
> >
> > Everything what I found by now does not really help me, probably also as
> I do not know the syntax in detail and which files are really important.
> >
> > I have the Info how this redirection works in Nginx:
> > location ~ ^/api/v1/(.*)/?$ {
> > rewrite /api/v1/(.*)$ /app/controllers/ApiController.php?req=$1? last;
> > }
> >
> > In words what the redirection needs to do is that all requests that go
> to /api/v1/BLAH are redirected to /app/controllers/
> APIController.php?=req=BLAH
> >
> > The "home" directory is: /var/www/html/elabftw
> > and the API stuff is in /var/www/html/elabftw/app/controllers/
> >
> > I tried already something like that:
> > - creating a .htaccess file in /var/www/html/elabftw/
> > - adding:
> > RewriteEngine On
> > RewriteRule ^/api/v1/(.*)$ /app/controllers/ApiController.php?req=$1?
> [R=301]
> >
> > ..but it does not work...
> >
> > I would be very happy and thankful for help - in which file
> (.htaccess??), do I need to write what...
>
> With mod_rewrite, you need to watch out for a few gotchas (that you
> unfortunatley walked right into)
>
>
> 1 - if you have access to the real conf, use it over htaccess. Rules
> go in your <virtualhost>.
> 2 - rules have a slightly different syntax in htaccess -- the leading
> prefix of the match is stripped off based on the htaccess location.
> Nothing ever starts with /
> 3 - if you want to capture the query string, you need to add a
> RewriteCond then use the %1 backreference.
>
> Probably something close here:
> https://wiki.apache.org/httpd/RewriteQueryString
>
>
> --
> Eric Covener
> covener@gmail.com
>
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