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How To Use Rewrite Rules for Friendly Urls in a Multi-Site Scenario, and When Not All Assets Are Subject to Friendly Urls (Doc ID 1568282.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


We are implementing friendly URLs for pages with the format,


Two issues:

1.  There will be two sites served by the same WebCenter Sites system:

<host>:<ip>/cs/Satellite/Site1/en/Home  pointing to
<host>:<ip>/cs/Satellite/site1/en/Home  pointing to

where <host>:<ip> will be the same for both the above cases. In this above case, how will we write the rule in the webserver, since <hostname>:<port>/cs/Satellite? can either point to or based on the site in the url?

2. We are implementing friendly urls only for page assets and for other assets like news & some other assets use typical long form URL generated using <render:gettemplateurl> without using the assembler, for example:

In such cases, it will fail if we make <host>:<ip>/cs/Satellite/Site1/ point to


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