Help with redirect from old to new URL

Francis Daly francis at
Mon Sep 10 11:38:50 UTC 2012

On Sun, Sep 09, 2012 at 10:29:55PM -0400, kfawcett wrote:

Hi there,

> I had to put "fastcgi_param REQUEST_URI $request_uri;" in the location, even
> though it was already specified for the server.

Because the location uses fastcgi_param, no server-level fastcgi_param
values are inherited. That's why I had the "include" there.

But once you have a working system, that's good enough.


Francis Daly        francis at

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