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Old 01-09-2016, 06:29 AM   #16
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That is where the question started - and asking how the system opens one file out of a possible million files...
...which i understood to mean: "how does the internet know that the tree of files on my server starts with HTML_DOCUMENT_ROOT, and not '/'?"
 
Old 01-09-2016, 07:20 AM   #17
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...which i understood to mean: "how does the internet know that the tree of files on my server starts with HTML_DOCUMENT_ROOT, and not '/'?"
It doesn't.

And that wasn't the question.
 
Old 01-09-2016, 03:11 PM   #18
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It doesn't.
And that wasn't the question.
you're right, actually.
i misinterpreted.
 
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It happens to us all.

I missed one just the other day... just embarassing.
 
  


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