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Old 26 Nov 2008, 21:09
Chris11987 Chris11987 is offline
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Question about forum directory

I currently have my forums in a /forums/ directory. If I wanted to move them all to my root directory, would I be able to make a "forums" folder, and stick a copy of the index in it, so people could do, and be directed to the main forums index, while still having all links stay as "", "", etc? So keep the entire site's files and settings in root, but keep a /forums/index.php copy for when people type in /forums.

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Old 26 Nov 2008, 21:27
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firstimecaller firstimecaller is offline
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see if you have mod_rewrite enabled (you probably do) and drop a rule in .htaccess (with a 301 response) to rewrite all your old requests to your new installation in root. You can Google your way to that solution pretty easily. unless there is a better way...
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