How to respond correctly to a POST request for a static file?
cliff at develix.com
Thu Jan 12 18:42:46 UTC 2012
On Thu, 2012-01-12 at 04:06 -0500, johnny wrote:
> I have a Facebook app hosted on nginx. Faceboook fetches the data by
> issuing a POST request for index.html before embedding it in their
> canvas. My server replies with 404, instead of the expected 405. If it
> was 405, I could fix things by adding "error_page 405 =200 $uri;" to the
> configuration file, but for some reason it's 404.
> I can think of two ways of correcting the situation:
> 1. Find a way to have the server respond with 405 and then add the above
> line. This is probably the correct way.
> 2. Respond with 200 when a POST request is issued for index.html.
> How do I implement either one of these?
> Posted at Nginx Forum: http://forum.nginx.org/read.php?2,221059,221059#msg-221059
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