[Mediawiki-l] Redirects and such

P. Kerim friedman kerim.mail at oxus.net
Tue Jul 27 19:59:12 UTC 2004

Thanks. Unfortunately, that is all way over my head!!! For one thing,  
it looks as if your solution is for a setup where the wiki is in a sub  
folder of the main domain rather than the top level of the domain. And  
the comment below, about how changing the base URL hint didn't work was  
actually by me - that's why I joined this list, because the "talk" page  
wasn't giving me the answers I needed.

I really hope I can get this working, as it is the only thing holding  
up making my site go live! Thanks again to anyone who can clear up the  


On Jul 27, 2004, at 3:49 PM, Alisson Sellaro wrote:

> P. Kerim friedman wrote:
>> I have been able to get my wiki up and configured quite easily,  
>> although modifying the navigation box took some figuring out.  
>> However, the one last thing I want to do is to figure out how to  
>> modify the URLs using Apache rewrite rules. I don't have access to  
>> httpd.conf on my hosted site, just .htaccess files. But when I tried  
>> the hint in <http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Rewrite_rules> nothing  
>> happened. Moreover, I want to also change the base URL, as I use URL  
>> forwarding on my site. Any help would be appreciated! Please see  
>> below for more details.
> If you mix information from sections  
> http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk: 
> Rewrite_rules#Putting_All_Toghether and  
> http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk: 
> Rewrite_rules#How_to_change_base_URL.3F you will make it.
> Please let us know if you get this working.
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> Alisson Sellaro
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