Librenix  
(Show all Apache articles . . .
)  
Headlines | Linux | Apps | Coding | BSD | Admin | News
Information for Linux System Administration 

Apache and Lighttpd configure mod_rewrite to redirect website

Up
vote
Down

Here's a nice howto on using mod_rewrite under Apache and Lighttpd for temporary site outages. This tip will help you to disable a site for maintenance using mod_rewrite without redirecting url. Both Lighttpd and Apache webserver allows you to send this message to client using server side rewriting using mod_rewrite and php. This is useful if you are running popular database driven community or e-commerce website. Error 503 informs search engine that site is temporary out of service. A good idea if your websites is heavily depends upon search engine for selling products and services.
 read more | mail this link | score:6469 | -nixcraft, December 30, 2006
More Sysadmin articles...

Fine Art Online Gallery

Selected articles

Testing the Digital Ocean $5 Cloud Servers with an MMORPG

Space Tyrant: A threaded game server project in C

Hacker Haiku

Why software sucks

Why Programmers are not Software Engineers

Beneficial Computer Viruses

 

Firefox sidebar

Site map

Site info

News feed

Features

Login
(to post)

Search

 
Articles are owned by their authors.   © 2000-2012 Ray Yeargin