mod_rewrite, php and the .htaccess file
snippet in htaccess

mod_rewrite, php and the .htaccess file

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RewriteEngine on
RewriteBase /

# only rewrite if the requested file doesn't exist
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-s 

# pass the rest of the request into index.php to handle     
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ /index.php/$1 [L]