Blog homepage 404 only when URL has trailing "/"

Topics: Installing Orchard, Troubleshooting
Mar 19, 2013 at 2:38 PM
I just launched my site on Orchard 1.6 ( The blog lives at /blog ( Everything is working great, except for the following scenarios:
Looking at the logs, nothing is reported when the 404 occurs. Looking at the request in Fiddler, I can't see any type of a redirect happening. Also verified using the warmup module... if I put /blog it works, but /blog/ gives a 404.

Mar 19, 2013 at 3:06 PM
So I fixed this by adding a rule using the RewriteRules module to take anything that ended with /blog/ and redirect it to /blog/ ... still find it strange I had to do that.
Mar 20, 2013 at 2:44 PM
The answer:

They are two different URLs... that's why.