[wp-trac] Re: [WordPress Trac] #4328: redirect old slug feature is very broken

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Thu May 24 01:57:18 GMT 2007

#4328: redirect old slug feature is very broken
 Reporter:  Denis-de-Bernardy  |        Owner:  anonymous
     Type:  defect             |       Status:  new      
 Priority:  normal             |    Milestone:  2.2.1    
Component:  General            |      Version:  2.2      
 Severity:  normal             |   Resolution:           
 Keywords:                     |  
Comment (by Denis-de-Bernardy):

 adding to the above, the workflow would be:

 on post save, cache the url in a custom field. if url is different, append
 previous value to the old urls.

 on permalink structure change, do the above for every post and page on the

 extra benefit: scanning for which post is requested can be simplified in
 many cases to something like: select from posts inner join postmeta where


Ticket URL: <http://trac.wordpress.org/ticket/4328#comment:1>
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