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Opened 5 months ago

Closed 5 months ago

Last modified 3 months ago

#52211 closed feature request (wontfix)

Giving basically away my login name in slug

Reported by: israelforeningen Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 5.6
Component: Users Keywords:
Focuses: administration Cc:

Description

on https://abc.se/index.php/author/qwerty/
I wolud like to display my Nickname instead (instead of qwerty)

Change History (2)

#1 @fierevere
5 months ago

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

Please do not use Trac for support, this issue is not considered to be a core bug,
it should not be reported here.

You can ask this question on support forums:
https://wordpress.org/support/forum/how-to-and-troubleshooting/
however, replacing username in URI slug will not be a simple task.

#2 @desrosj
3 months ago

  • Component changed from General to Users
  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution changed from invalid to wontfix
  • Type changed from defect (bug) to feature request

I think I would consider this a feature request and perfectly fine to be made here. But, I do agree with closing the ticket.

#5864 is quite old, but I think a lot of the points mentioned there still hold true. #39123 may also be relevant to you depending on your desired solution.

ticket:20235#comment:7 has some additional background on username being used in URLs, as well as #3708, #5301, #5388, and #14644.

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