ULTIMATE Seo Urls 5 - by FWR Media

for osCommerce Online Merchant v2.2

Ultimate Seo Urls 5 by FWR Media New - Modern - More Efficient - Faster - Compatible - Less Queries Author: Robert Fisher - www.fwrmedia.co.uk Thanks to the beta testers: Tom Hodges-Hoyland, Jan Zonjee, toyicebear, GLCustoms Requirements: Server: *nix or Windows/IIS PHP requirements: Version: 5.2.0+ (actually 5.1.3+ I believe at time of launch) Zlib filter_var SPL (Standard PHP Library) Traditional Rewrite URIs require: *nix server (Windows/IIS does not have mod_rewrite) mod_rewrite (as part of the apache build) AllowOveride All (php.ini setting) Compatibility: MySQL 5 (Strict Trans Tables) Traditional rewrite uris (*nix) produce exactly the same uris as the old 2 series (assuming the same settings) The above means that should you upgrade from 2 series you don't have to worry about changed links Installation difficulty: There are only eight small changes to just seven files so this is easy and quick. (2 minute "drop on top" install for devs/testers) Simple database installer. Upgrade from old series 2 seo urls: Upgrade instructions included. Removal script for old database entries. Simple database installer. New: Works on Windows/IIS (BETA at time of launch due to lack of extensive testing) Two seo uri choices .. standard and rewrite .. Windows/IIS can only use standard error free - error_reporting(E_ALL | E_STRICT) Modular design Plug in modules for contributions Simple database installer Inbuilt uri validation 301 redirects Custom 404 Page not found Zero queries or database use after cache fully loaded Cache saving is sequential rather than one big DB hit Admin selectable debug output File (array) based character conversion (BETA at time of launch) Simple cache life in admin based on "cache days" Extensive security measures to safeguard the querystring Series 2 database removal tool Ability to switch between uri types via admin without changing any code as below: On: standard seo uris - rewrite seo uris Off: standard osC uris - experimental search engine safe uris Included Modules: Products Categories Manufacturers Popup image Included contribution modules (ALPHA at time of release as untested) Information Pages Articles, Article Info Links Newsdesk Index, Newsdesk Info, Newsdesk Reviews Info, Newsdesk Reviews Article Features Removed (from old 2 series): Page cache compatibility - the original author suggests that this should not be installed. Support thread: http://forums.oscommerce.com/topic/336702-ultimate-seo-urls-5-by-fwr-media/