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Learn how to use the SPUEditVar config.txt directive to assign values to variables that are used with SPUEdit directives in EZproxy.

SPUEditVar is a rarely used directive that assigns values to variables that are used with SPUEdit directives. SPUEditVar can be used to establish site-specific values that are used in conjunction with generic SPUEdit rules for rerouting access to specific URLs.

SPUEditVar is a position-independent config.txt directive that can appear anywhere in config.txt.


SPUEditVar variable1= value1
SPUEditVar variable2= value2 


Qualifiers Description
variable#= Defines which number SPUEditionVar the value corresponds to.
value1 Defines the value that corresponds with the given, numbered variable.

Qualifiers for use with SPU Edit

The following qualifiers can be used with SPUEdit once an SPUEditVar has been defined.

Qualifier Description
${variable} Use this to reference defined variables in the replacement portion of SPUEdit directives.
$e{variable} Use this to reference the variable's URL percent-encoded value.

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