[thelist] mod rewriting question

Tom Dell'Aringa pixelmech at gmail.com
Tue May 15 14:35:42 CDT 2007

On 5/15/07, Stephen Rider <evolt_org at striderweb.com> wrote:
> My corrected version would be:
> RewriteRule ^[0-9]{4}/[0-9]{2}/[0-9]{2}/(.+?)/?$ /articles/$1/ [R=301,L]

Now we're getting somewhere - that seems to work for most articles. It
doesn't seem to work for articles that begin with a number, I assume the $1
doesn't take that into account? (IIRC $1 is some kind of rule shortcut?) Can
we modify it to accept a url like this:


so it goes to



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