[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #11863: Trashed items interfere with page/post slug generation

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Thu Jan 14 20:42:43 UTC 2010

#11863: Trashed items interfere with page/post slug generation
 Reporter:  Denis-de-Bernardy  |       Owner:  ryan
     Type:  defect (bug)       |      Status:  new 
 Priority:  normal             |   Milestone:  3.0 
Component:  Trash              |     Version:  2.9 
 Severity:  normal             |    Keywords:      

Comment(by TobiasBg):

 Replying to [comment:5 miqrogroove]:
 > Imagine if Windows refused to create a file called test.txt because
 there was already a file with that same name in the Recycle Bin.  How
 pissed would you be?

 Ok, that's a good example :-) (Although I don't use the Windows Recycle
 Bin :-) )

 But I don't know, if we can compare filenames with permalinks as those
 generally have a larger impact on others (i.e. search results, dead links,
 If I rename a file on my hard drive, nobody will notice or be bothered...

 And as we have a manual way to change slugs, I believe that should be
 enough. I don't know if too many people would ever be noticing this

Ticket URL: <http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/11863#comment:7>
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