Forum: NGINX Passing arguments to os.execute()

2974d09ac2541e892966b762aad84943?d=identicon&s=25 tsunny (Guest)
on 2014-06-19 08:58
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How to send the value of a variable to a shell program using

I want to send the value of $uri to my shell program. Below is my code,

location / {

   set_by_lua $result 'os.execute("/tmp/ $uri")';


If I access $1 in my program, the value is just 'uri' not the value of

Can please anyone tell me how to do this correctly.


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