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    URL rewrite syntax

    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, for example, 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?

    Hope that makes sense. Thanks.
    Last edited by Mittineague; Nov 23, 2013 at 19:03. Reason: delinking example URLs


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