nginx and 'www' free urls

[tags]nginx, rewrite[/tags]

I’m not a fan of ‘www’ in urls and I’ve been flirting with nginx (pronounced Engine-X as much as I want to call it N-jinx).

Here’s a one-liner that’ll rewrite your urls:

# rewrite hostname
server {
  server_name www.;
  rewrite ^/(.*)$1 permanent;

I put this at the end of the definition for