Forum OpenACS Q&A: Response to Editing a topic name?
Don wrote: "Yes, the topic doen't need to be in the URL any more, just the topic_id."
Actually, only the message ID is needed because the topic_id is a field table bboard and therefore if you need it, go get it!
will bring you back to this thread!
THis brings up another point which I havn't solved.... I use within page references to the latest post within a thread using the # ...#0002Tp It turns out that # references are case insensitive and occasionally messages like 0002Tp get confused with 0002tP etc...