#6819 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

plugin/tags/faq shouldn't redirect to /plugins/#faq

Reported by: tobifjellner's profile tobifjellner Owned by: paulkevan's profile paulkevan
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: Plugin Directory Keywords: has-patch


In the plugin it's currently impossible to look at other plugins tagged "faq", since automatically redirects to

Change History (7)

#1 @paulkevan
14 months ago

Looks like this is triggering some legacy redirect code:, which could probably be tightened up so as to not catch the example above, and probably any /tag/ URLs, since the redirect also triggers for any of those other strings like:

#2 @paulkevan
14 months ago

Seems like the rewrite rules could change to incorporate a more expected URL like:

add_rewrite_rule( '^extend/plugins/([^/]+)/(installation|faq|screenshots|changelog|stats|developers|other_notes)/?$

found the old URLs in:

This ticket was mentioned in PR #127 on WordPress/ by pkevan.

14 months ago

  • Keywords has-patch added

Avoids too many redirect for URLs containing more common strings (faq,stats).


@johnbillion commented on PR #127:

14 months ago

This might have just broken something:

#5 @paulkevan
14 months ago

  • Owner set to paulkevan
  • Status changed from new to assigned

#7 @paulkevan
14 months ago

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

Seems to be fixed, so closing. Thanks for the report @tobifjellner.

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