Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

#4364 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Mixed case URLs in the theme directory break the display

Reported by: jonoaldersonwp's profile jonoaldersonwp Owned by: dd32's profile dd32
Milestone: Priority: high
Component: Theme Directory Keywords: seo analytics


See, e.g., vs

Looks like the JS process (see isn't handling that well. Hopefully, fixing #4276 resolves this.

Regardless, I'd like us to 301 redirect the mixed/uppercase version to the lowercase version. To contain the complexity of that, I'd be happy for it to just run on ^/themes/{{path}}/$.

Change History (7)

This ticket was mentioned in Slack in #meta by tellyworth. View the logs.

5 years ago

#2 @dd32
5 years ago

  • Owner set to dd32
  • Status changed from new to accepted

#3 @dd32
5 years ago

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

In 8920:

Theme Directory: Add canonical redirects for upper-case requests for Themes or section filters to their lower-case variant. The JS is case-sensitive.

Fixes #4364.

#4 @dd32
5 years ago

In 8921:

Theme Directory: Tighten a regular expression.

Amends [8920].
See #4364.

#5 @dd32
5 years ago

In 8934:

Theme Directory: Make the canonical redirects for uppercase urls a little less strict.

This uses path comparisons instead to reduce the complexity.

See #4364.

#6 @dd32
5 years ago

In 8935:

Theme Directory: Fix a typo that didn't make it to the previous commit.

Ammends [8934].
See #4364.

#7 @dd32
4 years ago

In 9322:

Theme Directory: Remove the is_search() limiter so /themes/TWentyTWenty/ redirects to /themes/twentytwenty/ yet again.

See #4364.

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