Since a few days it seems that I have an odd problem with direct links to posts in Discourse.
If I link one of my posts from within my Discourse, like this
[Direct link to post id 1000](https://www.mywebsite.xyz/p/1000)
I’m sent to the error page “Something went wrong”.
If I click on the very same link, but keeping the CTRL key pressed (hence forcing opening the link in a new tab), it works!
If I manually copy-paste the URL into a web browser window, again, it works OK.
What am I missing?
Does this work on this forum?
What a strange route (
/p/) … Maybe I missed something. Hmm.
Test: Internal Link Shortcuts
link to post
[Internal Link Shortcuts](https://meta.discourse.org/t/50904/2)
yes, the /t/ endpoint works perfectly. That is actually my current workaround.
The point is, the /p/ endpoint used to works perfectly too (provided you know the post ID. I was getting this info using the API to create new posts, storing it and using it later with other script interacting with the post just created).
This is not really a supported route. Use the correct route which looks like