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Old 07 Jun 2016, 15:41
silvertouring silvertouring is offline
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Post sharing link gives wrong post number

Hi all,

Whenever I generate the link to share a single post i get a wrong post number.

For example, I want to share post number 55. I get a link as follows:

i got post 224 instead of 55.

Has anybody faced this issue?

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Old 08 Jun 2016, 01:03
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The 224 is not the post number but the nodeid of the post as stored in the database. If a post in a thread is deleted, the post number displayed in the upper right of the succeeding posts changes but the nodeid does not. So obviously you can't rely on using the post number in the link to associate to a specific post.
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