wildcards in valid_referers
is at rambler-co.ru
Tue Nov 27 09:10:43 MSK 2007
On Tue, Nov 27, 2007 at 12:53:53AM -0500, Ian M. Evans wrote:
> I just updated my nginx from the 4.x series and noticed that a line in
> my config was causing errors.
> One of the domains in my old valid_referers line was *.google.* to catch
> all the variations (like images.google.com and all the national variants
> like .ca, .co.uk, etc.
> The 5.X series nginx doesn't seem to like that line. How should I change
> it to make sure it catches all the google variants so I can exempt them
> from my hotlinking check?
The old versions did not support it too, although they did not warn
about this. Now you may use regex:
valid_referers ~\.google\. ;
Note the first '~'.
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