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moved forum to root from /forum/ how to 301 redirect?

shozen1shozen1 New
edited March 2012 in Vanilla 2.0 Help

I have moved my forum to root from /forum/ and I understand this may be extremely obvious and im almost there but how to do this exactly? I need to redirect all pages to the new location in root...

Currently I am using redirect 301 /forum/ in .htaccess and it almost works but misses out the forward flash / before /discussion folder. Example.


As you can see "www.kaohsiungliving.orgdiscussion/" no "/" before discussion This is probably an extremely easy thing to do, and I have googled away but have only found partial success.

Please help :)


Best Answer

  • x00x00 MVP
    edited March 2012 Answer ✓

    I have a solution. Vanilla routes.

    First comment out the RedirectMatch in .htaccess

    then go to dashboard/routes -> Add Route

    Route Expression:





    Permanent 301


    Yes it is internal conflict of interest to answer your question.

    grep is your friend.



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