Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

.htaccess Redirect Probem

Posted on 2013-11-10
4
Medium Priority
?
423 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-12
I am upgrading my site and want to redirect all users to goto a specific landing page when they goto my site now. I want my IP to be the only one not to be recirected.

Will redirect the user to domain01.com/upgrading-site.html

Is there a way I can make it to redirect to update.domain01.com/index.htm

RewriteEngine On
RewriteBase /
#this is your the IP that you connect from
RewriteCond %{REMOTE_HOST} !^1\.1\.1\.1
#this is the temporary landing page
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/upgrading-site\.html$
RewriteRule .* /upgrading-site.html [R=302,L]
0
Comment
Question by:Computer Guy
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:QuinnDex
ID: 39637285
RewriteEngine on

#urls to exclude - exclude landing page and css/image folder that are accessed by landing page to avoid loops
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/url-to-exclude-1$
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/url-to-exclude-2$
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !^/images$
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !^/css$
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !^/$

#ip to allow access
RewriteCond %{REMOTE_HOST} !^11\.11\.11\.11$

#redirect url
RewriteRule .? /http://www.mydomain.com [R=302,L]
0
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:Computer Guy
ID: 39637291
Can you please fill in RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/url-to-exclude-1$
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/url-to-exclude-2$ with examples?
0
 
LVL 3

Author Comment

by:Computer Guy
ID: 39637325
Well, let me ask this, with I found something, but can I make the 4th line with the extensions only work in the /upgrade directory? so add upgrade before the extensions so they pick up. if someone goes to contact.php in the root, it the htaccess won't redirect them since PHP is included in the rewrite, so if I have the rewrite rule to only use php file in upgrade dir

Options +FollowSymlinks
RewriteEngine on
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/upgrade.html$
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !\.(jpe?g?|png|gif|css|js|php|txt) [NC] ####ONLY THE UPGRADE FOLDER
RewriteCond %{REMOTE_HOST} !^888\.888\.888\.888
RewriteRule $ "http\:\/\/www\.domains\.com\/upgrade/upgrade.html" [R=302,L]
0
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
QuinnDex earned 2000 total points
ID: 39637342
name your contact page in your exemptions

Options +FollowSymlinks
RewriteEngine on
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/upgrade.html$
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/contact.php
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !\.(jpe?g?|png|gif|css|js|php|txt) [NC] ####ONLY THE UPGRADE FOLDER
RewriteCond %{REMOTE_HOST} !^888\.888\.888\.888
RewriteRule $ "http\:\/\/www\.domains\.com\/upgrade/upgrade.html" [R=302,L]
0

Featured Post

Plesk WordPress Toolkit

Plesk's WordPress Toolkit allows server administrators, resellers and customers to manage their WordPress instances, enabling a variety of development workflows for WordPress admins of all skill levels, from beginners to pros.

See why 2/3 of Plesk servers use it.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Google Drive is extremely cheap offsite storage, and it's even possible to get extra storage for free for two years.  You can use the free account 15GB, and if you have an Android device..when you install Google Drive for the first time it will give…
Dramatic changes are revolutionizing how we build and use technology. Every company is automating, digitizing, and modernizing operations. We need a better, more connected way to work together as teams so we can harness the insights from our system…
This tutorial demonstrates how to identify and create boundary or building outlines in Google Maps. In this example, I outline the boundaries of an enclosed skatepark within a community park.  Login to your Google Account, then  Google for "Google M…
Connecting to an Amazon Linux EC2 Instance from Windows Using PuTTY.
Suggested Courses

671 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question