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URL Rewrites

Thread began 11/15/2013 10:59 am by iainmacdonald331081 | Last modified 11/16/2013 5:59 am by iainmacdonald331081 | 2051 views | 8 replies


URL Rewrites

I've just been having a look at this, and have gotten halfway to what I would like to do.

So I've got it working by changing my .htaccess file to include:

Options +FollowSymLinks
RewriteEngine on
RewriteRule index/LodgeID/(.*)/ index.php?LodgeID=$1
RewriteRule index/LodgeID/(.*) index.php?LodgeID=$1

Which is rewriting:


And I've resolved the issue of my paths to images and CSS files going AWOL.

What I would like to be able to do is include a variant of the lodge name in the URL.

I do have a field in the lodges table which has a short name string which could be used, e.g.:


Is it possible to use rewrite the URL to:

Where 'lodgename' is stored as a field in the same lodges table as LodgeID?

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