[Mailman-Users] UPPER CASE URLs

Hicks, Robert CTR Robert.L.Hicks at uscg.mil
Thu Apr 8 21:08:46 CEST 2010

Just in case...there are idiots like me out there.

In the virtual host section I appended the following:

RewriteEngine On
RewriteOptions Inherit
RewriteMap lower int:tolower
RewriteRule [A-Z] ${lower:%{REQUEST_URI}} [R=301,L]

Thanks for pointing me in the right direction.


-----Original Message-----
From: pokui at infocom.co.ug [mailto:pokui at infocom.co.ug] 
Sent: Thursday, April 08, 2010 2:06 PM
To: Hicks, Robert CTR
Cc: mailman-users at python.org
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] UPPER CASE URLs

On 8 Apr, 2010, at 8:34 PM, Hicks, Robert CTR wrote:

> http://my.server.com/MAILMAN/LISTINFO/LIST-GROUP --> goes nowhere
> but
> http://my.server.com/mailman/listinfo/list-group --> goes where it  
> should
> I don't see a redirect anywhere that I can find.

This is an apache/web server question (I don't think IIS is case  
sensitive, if it is please correct me). If I'm right in my first  
assumption about your web server, then check mod_speling as a way to  
have this go to the same place in either case.

http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.0/mod/mod_speling.html for version 2.0  
and your favourite package manager to handle installation for your  
flavour of OS.

The other option is to play with mod_rewrite rules (again check  


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