[thelist] redirect all traffic to new server

Richard Bennett mail at richardinfo.com
Wed Oct 31 05:33:57 CST 2001

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dave Preston" <caffiend at simianbrotherhood.org>
> Hey Richard,
> sounds like Apache's mod_rewrite'll do the trick for you. Once you have
> it running, shouldn't cause any problems deleting your web tree on the
> old server.
> Dave
> http://httpd.apache.org/docs/misc/rewriteguide.html

Thanks for that.
I checked the old servers, but the mod_rewite module is not installed, it's
a freebee server, so I don't expect installing it is an option.

I think I should be able to delete the whole site, and then use a custom 404
page to do the re-directing, or something like that.


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