I'd like to generate a link to an adminhtml page from within a script in my
I have read this question on Stackoverflow: Magento: generating url for a backend action (with key)
This works for me if I generate such a key from within an extension controller. The key generated from within my html directory script however does not work correctly and throws me to the dashboard when applied.
Edit: The redirect works 100% if the user is not logged in - i.e it directs the user to my module page 100% accurately.
However, if the user is already logged in, it redirects them to the dashboard due to the conflicting session.
I believe I need to somehow "switch" sessions, but I haven't managed to do so yet. I have taken a look at this post:
Unfortunately it still redirects to the dashboard.