RewriteLock

Name

RewriteLock -- Set the filename for synchronization lockfile

Synopsis

RewriteLock [ filename]

Default

None

Context

server config, <Global>, <VirtualHost>

Module

mod_rewrite

Compatibility

1.2.6rc1 and later

Description

The RewriteLock directive sets the filename for a synchronization lockfile which mod_rewrite needs to communicate with RewriteMaps of type fifo. Set file to a local absolute path (not on a NFS-mounted device) when you want to use a rewriting FIFO. It is not required for other types of rewriting maps.

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