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XF 1.2 Question about routes and resources in route subfolders

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Stuart Wright, Oct 23, 2013.

  1. Stuart Wright

    Stuart Wright Well-Known Member

    So we're installing Xenforo in root.
    One of the folders - /news has been in root for years and has lots of images in it used in lots of threads.
    Now we want to set up a route to redirect avforums.com/news/some_new_article.1234 to a news item in our editorial system addon in Xenforo.
    Can we still link to and use news/images/stuff or have we got to remove the images folder altogether.
    I don't know how the rules will work.
    Can someone shed some light, please?
  2. Jeremy

    Jeremy XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    I believe Apache will use the files/folders first and any routes you have that overrides them are ignored. However, I don't have a situation handy where I can test that.
  3. Stuart Wright

    Stuart Wright Well-Known Member

    We would never have any pages in news/images. news/ root would have a Xenforo route set up to display the news hub. All the news items would use the url structure I detailed above.
  4. Jeremy

    Jeremy XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    According to your first post, that statement is wrong:

    I believe it's been reported that members have had trouble with aMember installed on the server under /members/ and not being able to use the members route.
  5. MattW

    MattW Well-Known Member

    Jeremy likes this.

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