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Opened 7 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#9191 closed defect (bug) (worksforme)

Permalink custom structure 404 issue

Reported by: bankrate Owned by: ryan
Milestone: Priority: high
Severity: normal Version: 2.6.1
Component: Permalinks Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


I have run into a weird issue where 4 digit post_id's for the following custom structure is causing a 404 Not Found.

Custom structure setting:

Example broken URL: (4 digit post_id)

Example working URL: (3 digit post_id)

I have tried tweaking the core to see if I could find a fix but was unable to do so. I was also unable to find similar issues by searching the docs, trac, and google.

One interesting think to note is that if you call the page with only the post_id without the postname slug it does work.

Change History (7)

#1 @mrmist
7 years ago

  • Milestone set to 2.8

Most likely a dupe of #5305

#2 @Denis-de-Bernardy
7 years ago

  • Keywords needs-patch dev-feedback added; 404 not found post_id 4 digit postname removed

actually, this one looks even more fun. the odds are it's getting matched as a year. :D

See also:


the short answer imo is wontfix. and use the default, yyyy/mm/dd/slug as the permalink structure

#3 @Denis-de-Bernardy
7 years ago

see also #9595 (closed as dup)

#4 @Denis-de-Bernardy
7 years ago

  • Keywords dev-feedback removed
  • Milestone changed from 2.8 to Future Release

#5 @Denis-de-Bernardy
6 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Future Release to 2.9

#6 @ryan
6 years ago

  • Milestone changed from 2.9 to Future Release

#7 @wonderboymusic
3 years ago

  • Keywords needs-patch removed
  • Milestone Future Release deleted
  • Resolution set to worksforme
  • Status changed from new to closed

I changed my Custom Structure to "/%post_id%/%postname%/" using trunk. Worked right away.

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