I have a question regarding regex in nginx conf, and believe it must
have been brought up before, yet after googling for it, I could not find
Specifically, is it possible to use curly braces in nginx conf?
For example, for some url like: /photos/123456
I would want to rewrite it to: /path/to/photos/12/1234/123456.png
in apache’s conf rewrite rule, I could use something like:
But it seems curly braces are reserved for nginx conf file’s own use,
and not recognized by the regex processing.
So is there any way to use curly braces in regex? If so, could some one
kind enough to provide a link or short explanation of how to do it?
Thanks in advance,