RewriteEngine

Name

RewriteEngine -- Enable/disable mod_rewrite

Synopsis

RewriteEngine [ on|off]

Default

off

Context

server config, <Global>, <VirtualHost>

Module

mod_rewrite

Compatibility

1.2.6rc1 and later

Description

The RewriteEngine directive enables or disables the module's runtime rewriting engine. If it is set to off this module does no parsing or rewriting at all. Use this directive to disable the module instead of commenting out all mod_rewrite directives.

See also