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Opened 8 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#14100 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

WordPress address and Site address settings don't allow trailing slash

Reported by: nomulous Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Permalinks Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


Most WordPress blogs would be found at x.tld/blog/ or something similar. Why don't these fields allow trailing slashes? It's especially inconvenient because the header of most themes links to this URL, which means there's a client-side redirect every time it's clicked.

Change History (3)

#1 @Denis-de-Bernardy
8 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Permalinks
  • Keywords close reporter-feedback added; redirect address url setting slash removed
  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to Future Release

This is to avoid double-slash issues in permalinks. The theme needs to add a trailing slash to the site's front page, and the permalink structure should have a trailing slash at the end of it if you want other urls to enforce that preference.

#2 @MikeHansenMe
5 years ago

  • Cc mdhansen@… added
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

#3 @SergeyBiryukov
5 years ago

  • Keywords close reporter-feedback removed
  • Milestone Future Release deleted
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