compwiz02 - 12:45 am on Oct 1, 2013 (gmt 0) [edited by: phranque at 5:07 am (utc) on Oct 1, 2013]
This is the code that ended up working (so far, no problems):
RewriteRule ^support/(.*)$ http://www.example.com/forums/$1 [R=301,L]
Came to realize there was a config and an htaccess files in the /support folder so I renamed both files and the redirect started working.
[edit reason] Please Use example.com [webmasterworld.com] [/edit]
[edited by: phranque at 5:07 am (utc) on Oct 1, 2013]