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Opened 8 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#5995 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Upgrade to WP 2.5 should regenerate permalinks

Reported by: technosailor Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: General Keywords: reporter-feedback
Focuses: Cc:

Description

I will preface this by saying I've only tested this on one blog and there could be issues with just that blog, so feedback from community would be welcome to legitimize this ticket. I will attempt to do further testing tonight when I have some time.

An upgrade from WP 2.3.x to WP 2.5-beta 1 causes page permalinks to no longer work. Regenerating the permalinks fixed the problem. As part of the upgrade process, we should be ensuring that rewrite rules remain valid.

Permalinks for single pages did not break.

Change History (5)

comment:1 @ryan8 years ago

Upgrade does $wp_rewrite->flush_rules(); that "should" take care of it. Page rewrite tules for 2.5 changed for certain permalink structures. Maybe something broke there. What's your permalink structre and what are some sample broken page URIs.

comment:2 @technosailor8 years ago

The permalink structure was Date and Time based - one of the WP defaults.

An example of one page that _was_ broke is http://technosailor.com/blog/

As mentioned though, it's not broke anymore b/c I regenned permalinks. The problem was consistent across all page URLs.

comment:3 @lloydbudd8 years ago

technosailor, is it possible for you to set up a testing env with your db backup to recreate the issue? I fear that other much less tech savvy will only encounter this after release, and have difficulty resolving it.

comment:4 @djr7 years ago

  • Keywords reporter-feedback added

comment:5 @DD327 years ago

  • Milestone 2.9 deleted
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

No reporter feedback, Rules supposed to be flushed, no more reports. Closing as invalid.

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