When using the redirect YAML file, I get some sort of loop on the final URL.
My website is: yourdaily.tech
Ghost version: v5.58.0
Install: DigitalOcean OneClick
Update: CLI via SSH
I have made the routes on my website slightly different from /post to /year/month/tag/post
However, when I try to update the redirects from the old URL I get a crazy long URL and a “ERROR TOO MANY REDIRECTS” page.
How to properly use either YAML or JSON to fix this issue?
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post your redirect.yaml file for help, please!
Are your redirects reversed? It’s incoming url, then final destination.
Yes the old URL first, and then the new URL second.
I started the website with the base url, so domain/post-url.
And then I went to domain/year/month/tag/post-url
However it seems that the new URL comes with a never ending loop
Ah. So start the old url with ^ , which pins the match to the start of the line. :)
And then be sure those destination urls actually work on Ghost, by updating routes.yaml if you haven’t already.
I actually did that, and still getting this error:
301 redirects can be cached. Try another browser or another computer, see if the problem is fixed. :)
AWESOME! You’re the best. I am updating all my links now :)