Skip to main content

This site requires you to update your browser. Your browsing experience maybe affected by not having the most up to date version.

Forum Module

Discuss the Forum Module.

Moderators: martimiz, Sean, biapar, Willr, Ingo, swaiba, simon_w

Forum Admin Features not working.


10 Posts   1802 Views


12 August 2010 at 3:26pm (Last edited: 12 August 2010 3:32pm), Community Member, 25 Posts

By outputting the key value pairs within the Director::urlParams() array I was able to discover the topic id was actually paired with the OtherID key rather than ID.

So by changing the following line:

$id = Convert::raw2sql(Director::urlParam('ID'));


$id = Convert::raw2sql(Director::urlParam('OtherID'));

it fixed the issue.

However, after submitting the Forum Admin Features form. It redirects the user to the following url:

When it should be redirecting to the following url:

Causing an 404 error which I was able to fix by changing the following line:

return Director::redirect($this->URLSegment.'/');


return Director::redirect('discussion-forums/'.$this->URLSegment.'/');

Although everything is working fine now. This may not be the most flexible solution. So I am still open to other suggestions.



12 August 2010 at 8:43pm Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

I think the issue around here is due to nested URLs and the handling of the parameters. Director::urlParams is now deprecated. I thought I had removed all references to it (and replaced with $this->urlParams (which is 2.4 safe). Perhaps download the most recent version of 0.3 and try that