URL rewriting: last versus break

Thomas iamkenzo at gmail.com
Fri Jul 4 00:54:38 MSD 2008

>> Okay, so "break", means "if regexp matches the request, then rewrite
>> the request and then stop right here and serve the request as being a
>> static file".
> ... and then stop right here (in this location) and serve the request
> by the location's handler (static/proxy/fastcgi/etc)
So rewrite rules with break must be declared inside a location,
whereas rewrite rules with last have to be declared outside locations?

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