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Proxy Link-Forum 2.0.5

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Xon

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Proxy Link-Forum - Converts link forums into proxies for actual forums

Converts link forums into proxies for actual forums, allowing post information, post counts, etc from the destination forum to be visible when viewing the link-forum.

Note; only works as-expected for destinations which are a Forum (not a page or anything else). Does not have much in the way of input validation.

To a front-end user, a link forum can be made nearly indistinguishable to a normal forum.

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This causes 1 extra query if there are link-forums on the...
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Xon

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The proxy functionality only pulls in stats from a forum, it should just basically fall back to the original link-forum behaviour
 

Sim

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This addon may solve a problem I will have in a few months time when I merge two communities together, but keep them largely separated in the UI - I was debating about how to include certain forums in both areas - this may allow me to use a proxy link to achieve that.
 
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Xon

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This addon may solve a problem I will have in a few months time when I merge two communities together, but keep them largely separated in the UI - I was debating about how to include certain forums in both areas - this may allow me to use a proxy link to achieve that.
I'm planning on porting my (paid) Aggregating forums add-on to XF2 soon, this works with Link Proxy forums to achieve rather nifty results.

You have have a thread from Forum A, appear in another Forum B via a link-proxy forum as a child of Forum B
 
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