Hi Anil,

It should not do that, it sounds like you might be redirecting.  My rules look like this:

# Any hit to /uniqname/foo gets passed to a section

RewriteRule    ^/(.+)/(.+) /cgi-bin/WebObjects/GVCSiteMaker.woa/wa/displaySection?site=$1&section=$2    [last,passthrough]


And preserve what the user put into the URL.

What do your rules look like?


Chuck



On 2014-05-09, 3:19 PM, "Anil Bajaj" wrote:

Hi,

I've setup a mod_rewrite rule to rewrite a simple URL to a WebObjects direct action, like

mydomain.com/<username> to mydomain.com/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MyApp.woa/wa/profile?uid=<username>

This works fine except the browser displays the long URL, instead of the short URL, as expected.

Is there anyway, using either ERXApplication._rewriteURL or ERXApplication.replaceApplicationPath properties, to display the short URL that includes the username param that was originally passed into the direct action query and display something like mydomain.com/<username>.

All the documentation/examples I've seen are of the type where replaced URL is always static i.e the App name.

Thanks,

Anil Bajaj
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Is your legacy SCM system holding you back? Join Perforce May 7 to find out:
&#149; 3 signs your SCM is hindering your productivity
&#149; Requirements for releasing software faster
&#149; Expert tips and advice for migrating your SCM now
http://p.sf.net/sfu/perforce
_______________________________________________
Wonder-disc mailing list
Wonder-disc@lists.sourceforge.net
https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/wonder-disc