UI Problem with additonal Apache directives

Discussion in 'General' started by tstich, Oct 19, 2005.

  1. tstich

    tstich New Member

    In the WEB configuration page:

    When i add some additional apache directives to a web that contain something like this %{HTTP_HOST}. The part with the {} is removed from the textbox after updating the database. The data however is stored correctly in the database.

    Example:

    RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^.*$
    ...

    After saving the changes the text box shows

    RewriteCond % ^.*$


    Thanks,
    Timo
     
  2. tstich

    tstich New Member

    ...any idea if this is a bug?

    It gets very anoying! Every time i open the web config with the problematic web, the database gets updated with the content of the text box. Which is the original directives minus the {HTTP_HOST} variable.
    So i have to enter the {HTTP_HOST} over and over to make this web run :mad:

    Please help!
    Thanks a lot.
     
  3. till

    till Super Moderator

    Thats a problem with the templating library that ISPConfig uses. It strips off the {} from the content. I think there is no solution yet.

    Workaround: Define the part you want to be included in an extra file and include this in the httpd.conf

    1) Make a directory /etc/apache/vhost_includes/
    2) Make a text file www.mydomain.com.conf inside this directory which contains the rewrite rules you want to add to the vhost.
    3) In the apache directives field in ISPConfig you insert:

    Include /etc/apache/vhost_includes/www.mydomain.com.conf
     
  4. tstich

    tstich New Member

    Thanks for your helpful answer!
    Your workaround works fine :)

    -Timo
     

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