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Truncating file extensions

Posted by Josh 
Truncating file extensions
October 23, 2009 05:36PM
Hello

Is there anyway to serve a file without using the extension? Example: search?q=foo, where search.php would reside in document root. Currently it gives a 404. Apache2 does this out of the box, and lighttpd has mod_magnet for this.

Thanks.
Re: Truncating file extensions
October 28, 2009 06:29PM
Hello,

Try using this rewrite inside your server { } part and before your first location { }, it worked fine on my server :

[code]
server {
listen 80;
server_name site.com;
server_name_in_redirect off;
access_log /var/log/nginx/site.access_log main;
error_log /var/log/nginx/site.error_log debug;
root /home/www/site;

rewrite ^(.*)(search?)(.*)$ $1search.php?$3 break;

location / {
........
}

location ~ .*\.php$ {
........
}
}
[/code]



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 10/28/2009 06:30PM by Revy.
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