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need case insensitive url

kranthidevarapalem kumar

Joined: Dec 04, 2009
Posts: 6
Hi guys,
i was trying to get case insensitive url for my project when placed in linux machine. can any one tell me some ideas.

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Sebastian Janisch
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Joined: Feb 23, 2009
Posts: 1183
I'm having problems grasping what exactly your problem is. What URL are you talking about ? Why does it have to be case insensitive ?

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kranthidevarapalem kumar

Joined: Dec 04, 2009
Posts: 6
what i exactly need is i my url looks like
xyz/Abc and now if you enter Abc in upper case like ABC it is showing 404 error and if we enter aBC it will show 404 error only.
what i exactly need is if we enter other than Abc it should redirect to Abc.
i have tried it by using "RewriteRule ^products/([0-9][0-9])/$ /productinfo.php?prodID=$1 " in .htaccess file of apache folder but it is not comming.
so now i am trying through "" file and also through httpd.config file but i am not able to find the exact solution

Thanks in advance
chandrakant karale
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Joined: Nov 21, 2007
Posts: 41
This may help

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If the value of this flag is false, all case sensitivity checks will be disabled. If not specified, the default value of the flag is true.
kranthidevarapalem kumar

Joined: Dec 04, 2009
Posts: 6
thanks for the reply....
sorry for the delayed response i forgot to mention the application server name in previous mail. Actually i am using jboss server... and linux and solaries operating systems
Paul Sturrock

Joined: Apr 14, 2004
Posts: 10336

The Tomcat documentation should still be valid (JBoss uses Tomcat as its Servlet container).

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