[ALPHA] Link To Topic

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[ALPHA] Link To Topic

Post by Volksdevil » Sat Jan 23, 2016 1:40 am

Please let me know if you install it, and it works as it should. :) And any coding advice appreciated if you look over the code.

Extension Name:
Link to topic.

Extension Description:
Adds a codebox in the first post of each topic (And each page of a topic), providing a canonical URL, so that people can link to it.

Features:
  • Provides users a method to use better (Canonical) links when sharing your topics. Even when they are viewing a topic via a none canonical URL.
Demo URL:
http://www.testphpbb.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=9#p48
Notice the link above is not a canonical link, but the code box shown within that post provides a canonical link to select and share.
User: Test
Pass: testing

Extension Download:
http://www.testphpbb.co.uk

Install instructions:
Download and extract the zip folder.
Upload the 'volksdevil' folder to your boards 'ext' folder so that you have:
YOUR_BOARD_ROOT/ext/volksdevil/linktotopic
Navigate to the 'customise' tab and enable the 'Link to topic' extension.

Screenshots:
Image

Author:
Volksdevil

Extension Version:
1.0.0

Requirements:
Only developed with prosilver in mind. Can work for others.
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Re: [ALPHA] Link To Topic

Post by Elias » Sat Jan 23, 2016 4:16 pm

Downloaded and tested.

Seems to be working fine!
Good job, keep it up!
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Re: [ALPHA] Link To Topic

Post by Volksdevil » Sat Jan 23, 2016 7:29 pm

Glad to hear it. Very simple extension really, but useful I hope.
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