Sun Java System Web Proxy Server 4.0.11 NSAPI Developer's Guide

Wildcard Examples

The following table provides wildcard examples, listing the pattern and the result.

Table 6–2 Wildcard Examples




Matches any string ending with the characters


Matches either or


Matches a numeric string starting with either 198.93.92 or 198.93.93 and ending with any 3 characters.


Matches any string with a period in it. 


Matches any string except those starting with netscape-.


Matches any host from domain except a single host


Matches any host from domain except hosts,, and


Matches any host from domain .com except hosts from subdomain


Matches any type that does not start with magnus-internal/.

This wildcard pattern is used in the file obj.conf in the catch-all Service directive.