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How to make RewriteCond work with sub-directories needing HTTP authentication

I almost spent 10 minutes trying to figure out a title for this post, as the problem I stumbled upon today is not easy to describe 😉 In a basic Apache environment, I have a rewrite rule routing every incoming … Continue reading

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How to make a customized Ruby on Rails server work on a hosted shared environment ?

Hi Some of my servers are hosted on Planethoster (shared environment). So far it has been a nice experience, except that their customer support’s technical competencies can vary a lot depending on who gets to help you there. Regarding their … Continue reading

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How to make Apache route all requests except some directories ?

Hi Some context might help: You have an Apache running environment, on which you are not root (therefore no access to the global Apache config). Typically the kind of hosted shared environment. You have full control on the files stored … Continue reading

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