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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#19625 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Unable to view/edit profile if username contains space

Reported by: master-jake's profile Master Jake Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
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I noticed when trying to edit my own profile that I just get a white screen of death. I'm not sure if this has been reported before or not (I ran a trac search but didn't find anything).

I can view my forum profile here fine:

The link from the trac to my profile works as well (without slugifying my name and replacing the space with a dash):

However if I click "edit" from that last page, I'm redirected to this page which is a white screen:

Change History (3)

#1 @SergeyBiryukov
12 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to

#2 @nacin
12 years ago

JJJ and I have finally had the chance to go through all of this.

BuddyPress used to use user_login in URLs, despite user_nicename being correct. We've now switched the profiles to use user_nicename, and we're redirecting any user_login cases to user_nicename.

Additionally, we've removed /users/. So,$name/profile/edit/ will redirect to$name. From there, /profile/edit/ will work.

#3 @nacin
12 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed
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