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Re: Changing http headers in cgi response

by mr_mischief (Monsignor)
on Aug 25, 2010 at 23:16 UTC ( #857340=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Changing http headers in cgi response

With Apache and mod_rewrite you can designate a particular page or script to be served whenever some other page isn't found. This decision gets made before the 404 error handler ever gets invoked. Don't return a 404 then return the proper content. 404 is an error. Leave it an error.
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Re^2: Changing http headers in cgi response
by twotone (Beadle) on Sep 10, 2010 at 05:20 UTC

    I'm not experienced at all with apache or mod_rewrite. Can you provide me an example of how to do that?

      I would, but Your Mother already gave a good example in Re^3: Changing http headers in cgi response. There's no better advice I could give than to start there and to take specific questions about Apache and mod_rewrite to a forum where those are on topic (or the Chatterbox here if they are short and simple questions, since that's not really topic-limited).

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