0.7.61: error_page 404 woes
is at rambler-co.ru
Mon Jul 13 23:57:34 MSD 2009
On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 08:48:29PM +0200, Toni Mueller wrote:
> On Mon, 13.07.2009 at 22:22:25 +0400, Igor Sysoev <is at rambler-co.ru> wrote:
> > On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 07:04:09PM +0200, Toni Mueller wrote:
> > > error_page 404 /;
> > >
> > > But this statement had no effect. I had to re-write the statement as
> > >
> > > error_page 404 http://$server_name/;
> > >
> > > to get the desired effect, but don't quite understand, why.
> > Because the first statement does an internal redirect to /,
> > while the second one does an external redirect (302).
> thanks for the quick answer, but I don't quite understand:
> I already assumed that the second would cause an external redirect, but
> why the first statement would not lead to an internal rewrite of the
> URI and then try that through the remainder of the configuration, I
> don't see.
What do you see in the first case ? You should see main page with
unchanged nonexistent URI in browser.
> I mean, the documentation suggests that "error_page 404 /somepage.html"
> should work, and I don't see that much of a difference.
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