ACP > General tab > Server settings > Script path > change to /forumshaqzore wrote:do i need to change any settings in the ACP?
Create the forums folder on the server and move all the phpBB files from the root to the new folder.haqzore wrote:is this a big deal?
Internal links (within the board) will be fine because they are relative. However, links to the board from elsewhere will need to be changed. Google 301 redirect for ways that may help.haqzore wrote:will i break links?
Are you sure about the internal links? If I look in a mySQL backup all links are in full, like:Oyabun1 wrote:Internal links (within the board) will be fine because they are relative. However, links to the board from elsewhere will need to be changed. Google 301 redirect for ways that may help.haqzore wrote:will i break links?
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No, it doesn’t. Go to http://www.masgc.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=83&t=1103 and click on the link "User Control Panel" and you will get a 404 error.haqzore wrote:made the move, everything seems to be working fine.
Depends what links you are referring to. For links added by members to posts they will still point to the original location because they were, and are, absolute links. Links to and within control panels, and to forums, topics, and posts are relative.StefanL wrote:Are you sure about the internal links?
If somebody doesn’t come up with some nice SQL questions to change http://www.aaa.com to http://www.aaa.com/forum/ then you will have to change every link in posts, PM etc manually.haqzore wrote:wow. good catch dude.
so basically have to find... well... any link to the forums, including those IN THE FORUMS (posts, descriptions, rules, etc...)