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XF 1.2 Yet Another Redirection Question, Please Help!

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by yavuz, Nov 17, 2013.

  1. yavuz

    yavuz Well-Known Member

    I have another board that I needed to upgrade to 1.2 but this one was a bit different. It uses Wordpress All things are finished except redirections.

    Before it all wordpress was in subforum /gebelik and wordpress in root now the roles have changed. XF is in /forum and Wordpress in root!

    Can you please post me htaccess code that redirects all old wordpress and Xenforo url's to their new locations?

    Thank you.
  2. yavuz

    yavuz Well-Known Member

    There are som many articles on this it's ridicilous I couldn't find one that solves my problem.
  3. yavuz

    yavuz Well-Known Member

    I have it working partially.

    RedirectMatch 301 ^/(threads|forums|media|members|useralbums|chat)/(.*)$ /forum/$1/$2
    RedirectMatch 301 ^/gebelik/$ http://sitename.com/
    The first one works (for Xenforo) but the wordpress redirection (gebelik) doesn't work.

    Any suggestions?
  4. yavuz

    yavuz Well-Known Member

    Well, since I'm talking to myself let me put a end to this:

    I found a solution by creating the /gebelik folder and put a .htaccess file with the following line:

    RewriteEngine On
    RewriteRule ^(.*)$ /$1 [R=301,L]
    Thanks everybody, you've been a great help.
  5. Jeremy

    Jeremy Well-Known Member

    Your second redirect requires it to end and start with the directory. Anything else will not match.
  6. yavuz

    yavuz Well-Known Member

    What would you suggest? I didn't get much help with what I read this was the only way I could get it to work.
  7. Jeremy

    Jeremy Well-Known Member

    If it works, I would leave it. I'm not a redirect wizard to really tell you.
    yavuz likes this.

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