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Opened 17 years ago

Closed 17 years ago

#4044 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Post with the letters "psy" in it produce a 404 error

Reported by: nachocomar's profile nachocomar Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: lowest
Severity: trivial Version: 2.1.2
Component: General Keywords: reporter-feedback
Focuses: Cc:


When trying to save a post that contains the word "Ipsylos" (anywhere in the post or alone) I get a 404 error.

Change History (8)

#1 @zamoose
17 years ago

1) This has to be one of the strangest errors I've seen reported.

2) Do the posts get published and it's simply a matter of the admin screens getting screwed up?

3) Are you blogging in English or is it some other language?

#2 @nachocomar
17 years ago

1) :D
2) Post with the word Ipsylos in it do not get published, nor saved.
3) I'm blogging in Spanish, but a post with the word Ipsylos alone is enough to get the 404 error.

By the way, "Ipsylos" is a song from the album "Nyx secret" of the French power metal band "Wildpath". As far as I know, Ipsylos is an invented word.

#3 @Otto42
17 years ago

  • Priority changed from high to normal
  • Severity changed from major to normal

This is too weird. So I just had to try it. :)

Worked fine for me. I'd say that it's unrelated to the specific word "Ipsylos".

#4 @g30rg3x
17 years ago

  • Keywords reporter-feedback added
  • Priority changed from normal to lowest
  • Severity changed from normal to trivial

Tested on different series
Series 2.0.x (2.0.10-RC3): Unable to reproduce
Series 2.1.x (2.1.3-RC3): Unable to reproduce
Series 2.2.x (2.2-bleeding): Unable to reproduce

Like Otto42 "Works For Me"

#5 @zamoose
17 years ago

Deactivate all your plugins, then reactivate them one at a time. See if one of those is at fault.

#6 @nachocomar
17 years ago

I limited the problem to the 3 letters "psy"; those letters are enough to get the 404 error.

I disabled ALL the plugins and have set the default theme. I also deleted the Spanish language file. So I tested a default Wordpress 2.1.2 installation and the problem continues.

This is so weird.

#7 @nachocomar
17 years ago

  • Summary changed from Post with the word "Ipsylos" in it produce a 404 error to Post with the letters "psy" in it produce a 404 error

Now that I could limit the problem to those 3 letters I found this:

He didn't give a good description but I think that he was having the same problem.

#8 @foolswisdom
17 years ago

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

Nice investigation work!

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