Disable hotlinking protection for specific file !!

Maxim Dounin mdounin at mdounin.ru
Thu Nov 28 08:55:53 UTC 2013


On Thu, Nov 28, 2013 at 01:16:23PM +0500, shahzaib shahzaib wrote:

> Hello,
>        The root directory path is /var/www/html/domain and every file
> within it is hotlink protected for  (mp4). Now here's a file named
> /var/www/html/domain/videos/test.mp4 and i want this file to be available
> for public with no hotlinking restriction. Is that possible with nginx ?
> vhost config is given below. Please help me regarding it.

Adding an exact match location will help, e.g.:

     location = /test.mp4 {
         # no hotlink protection here

See http://nginx.org/r/location for details on location matching.

Maxim Dounin

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