Most of the ones I’d previously tested now seem to be working, including links to individual posts.
However, I’ve found some links using the
showthread.php?<postID> format linking to individual posts within those threads, that just go to the top of the thread. For example:
or the shorter version:
Just goes to the first post – when it used to link to this post further down in the thread:
On the bright side, I’ve tried some other direct links to posts using the more recent verbose URL style, which seem to redirect correctly. For example, this old sub-post link:
Correctly redirects to this new Discourse sub-post URL:
Particularly in longer threads like that, linking directly to a post instead of the top of the thread is crucial.
@Amanda.Schade Thanks for all your hard work in getting this sorted out!