Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from

Forum Moderators: Ocean10000 & incrediBILL & phranque

Message Too Old, No Replies

Need a bit of a help

11:22 pm on Feb 14, 2009 (gmt 0)

Full Member

10+ Year Member

joined:June 16, 2004
votes: 0

basically i need

to be redirected to the root index.php page

this is my .htaccess

Options -Indexes
RewriteEngine On
RewriteRule ^basics/$ /index.php?category=basics [L]

Any help as always greatly appreciated

4:34 pm on Feb 15, 2009 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member jdmorgan is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member

joined:Mar 31, 2002
votes: 0

Given your example URL, the regular-expressions pattern "^basics/$" does not match the requested URL-path "basics" because the trailing slash required by the pattern is not present.