This module is contained in the
and is not compiled in by default.
It attempts to correct misspellings of
URLs that users might have entered, by ignoring capitalization
and by allowing up to one misspelling.
This catches the majority of misspelled requests. An automatic "spelling corrected" redirection is returned if only one matching document was found, and a list of matches is returned if more than one document with a sufficiently similar name is found.
Requests to documents sometimes cannot be served by the core apache server because the request was misspelled or miscapitalized. This module addresses this problem by trying to find a matching document, even after all other modules gave up. It does its work by comparing each document name in the requested directory against the requested document name without regard to case, and allowing up to one misspelling (character insertion / omission / transposition or wrong character). A list is built with all document names which were matched using this strategy.
If, after scanning the directory,
This directive enables or disables the spelling module. When enabled, keep in mind that
http://my.host/~apahce/), just file names or directory names.