[pmwiki-users] Directing users to the wiki homepage

Christophe David pmwiki at christophedavid.org
Thu Oct 2 09:44:02 CDT 2008

> Is there a way I can direct users who come to the wiki through the side door
> (i.e. a previously bookmarked page) to the wiki homepage and then perhaps
> allow them to get to the original target page?
> I'd be interested to hear if other wiki admins have solved this situation in
> other ways too .

You could set a cookie on the home page, and test its presence from
all other pages.  If not set, then redirect.

But I would personally consider such a behavior as a major annoyance.

A clearly visible note/link in the sidebar would probably be more user


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