Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

#850 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

HTTP response problems in themesnew

Reported by: shawnkhall's profile shawnkhall Owned by: obenland's profile obenland
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: Theme Directory Keywords:


The new themes directory at has problems with deep links. For example, clicking the more info link for a theme results in a url.replace such as:

The problem is that this new link returns a 404 HTTP status code, but legitimate content. The page title also indicates it's a 404 ("WordPress > Page not found > Themes Directory").

Change History (5)

#1 @obenland
9 years ago

The 404 results from themes not being synced over yet. It unveiled an other short coming though: Updating the document title based on what you're viewing.

#2 @obenland
9 years ago

In 1296: Themes: Update document title according to current view.

Also improves UX when closing a modal, URL and title are now agnostic of the
last index view.

See #745, #850.

#3 @obenland
9 years ago

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

#4 @obenland
9 years ago

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

Titles are updated now, the 404s will disappear once we synced over the themes.
Thanks for letting me know about it!

#5 @obenland
9 years ago

In 1297: Themes: Improve index guessing for tags and search index pages.

See #850.

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