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That does sound like a great idea indeed. Ever think we'd have any validation issues? (May not even be a valid question - just popped into my head as I was thinking "raw import".)

Also, surely this would only apply to WP sites that are not URL-friendly? Or does Google also happen to index those horrid ?p={id} things anyway?

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I just looked a a single example Wordpress site, which happend to have the pretty url in the canonical tag. So google shouldn't know about the ugly ones as long as you're using only pretty urls.

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Well it's just that WP URL's often have the date in the URL and there are a few different format options. Of course this could be replicated in PW, but typically it isn't, so I was mostly wanting to redirect from the pretty WP format to the PW format.

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So, we'd be looking to redirect /2015/01/hello-world to /blog/hello-world, for example?

Would a simple call like this suffice:

$jumplinks = $modules->get('ProcessJumplinks');
$jumplinks->add('{year}/{month}/{path}','blog/{path}');

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Side note: would you mind renaming this topic to "Module: Jumplinks" and moving it up to "Modules/Plugins"? (also, I think the tags should go...)

I just don't want to open up a new topic when I release the final.

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So, we'd be looking to redirect /2015/01/hello-world to /blog/hello-world, for example?

Would a simple call like this suffice:

$jumplinks = $modules->get('ProcessJumplinks');
$jumplinks->add('{year}/{month}/{path}','blog/{path}');

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Side note: would you mind renaming this topic to "Module: Jumplinks" and moving it up to "Modules/Plugins"? (also, I think the tags should go...)

I just don't want to open up a new topic when I release the final.

Actually, I think you are right. Although there might need to be a slight variation on that, depending on the WP source format.

I hadn't ever looked at the canonical link info, so knowing that is set up correctly, I guess we don't need to worry about those ID based links - guess there really isn't much to do afterall :)

PS the "k" man beat me to moving this thread! 

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Actually, I think you are right. Although there might need to be a slight variation on that, depending on the WP source format.

I hadn't ever looked at the canonical link info, so knowing that is set up correctly, I guess we don't need to worry about those ID based links - guess there really isn't much to do afterall :)

PS the "k" man beat me to moving this thread! 

There would indeed - you'd have to parse that out for each segment, and then send it off to Jumplinks.

Does the migrator automatically handle URI changes? (I may just be having a blonde moment here...)

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Does the migrator automatically handle URI changes? 

Sorry - not sure what you mean here - changes from when till when? Sorry, now I think I am the one having the blonde moment :)

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Sorry - not sure what you mean here - changes from when till when? Sorry, now I think I am the one having the blonde moment :)

Got confused because you asked for a feature, and with good reason, and then you said it's not needed any more. For some reason, or the other, I assumed that the migrator handles old/new URIs and redirects accordingly... (I haven't used the module, so I don't know it's feature-set.)

Or I'm missing something  :huh:

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First post cleaned up as documentation is [mostly] ready.

Module is now stable, from what I can tell, though v1 can only be released when PW 2.6 is released. (I'm assuming this is still a little while away... yes?)

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Yeah, I did see that - just thought maybe someone could throw in a few hints. ;-)

Because the module is pretty much done, and ready for release (I've even just made a few screencasts which I'll upload in the morning), I'm now wondering (again) if I should make this compatible with 2.5. I guess I jumped over to the 2.6-requirement because I just love the new ModuleConfig. But, I'm sure there are quite a few people who won't be moving over to 2.6 immediately, and that would like to use Jumplinks. So I think I'll just do it.

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I would probably keep this 2.6 only. Most use is when releasing new site, so probably most usage will be with latest and greatest ;)

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I would probably keep this 2.6 only. Most use is when releasing new site, so probably most usage will be with latest and greatest ;)

Indeed, though it's a bit late. Done already. Hehe! And it works with 2.6

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Last round of bug-hunting (help would be awesome) before I release v1 tomorrow morning.

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@adrian - I have added an API method, I'm sure it will come in handy.

$this->modules->ProcessJumplinks->add(string $source, string $destination, string $start = '', string $end = '')

I think that the WP migrator module should check the permalink format being used (%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/, for example) and convert it to the Jumplinks-equivalent ({year}/{month}/{name}/, in this case).

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Some issues have popped up (regarding timestamps, paths in Windows, execute hyphens, etc) and, thanks to Dave's help in finding them, they have been fixed. Also rolled back to Beta (bumped to 1.0.2 - leaving the version in v1 state) in case any more anomalies pop up.

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I'll need to look into this... not sure what's making it require PHP 5.5...

(Going to quickly test on an 5.4, and 5,3 to see what the problem could be.)

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Ah, it seems that empty() is the culprit here, requiring write access to its argument.

Have pushed the fix to the repo. Works on 5.4 now. (As for 5.3, I don't know yet, but it could well just be fine.)

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