[wp-hackers] WP 1.3-alpha-5 bugs?

Mathias Bynens mathibus at gmail.com
Mon Dec 6 20:10:19 UTC 2004

I did a fresh install. http://wordpress.org/nightly/wordpress-2004-12-02.zip 

Weird, then.

On Sun, 05 Dec 2004 15:52:03 -0500, Mark Jaquith
<mark.wordpress at txfx.net> wrote:
> Did you run /wp-admin/upgrade.php ?  The lack of a gmt_offset field is
> strange... it's supposed to be there in 1.2
> I'd upload fresh files and try the upgrade script again.
> Mathias Bynens wrote:
> >This morning, I had my first experiences with WP 1.3 (1.3-alpha-5, to be exact).
> >
> >I was amazed. I didn't even know WordPress could get better after 1.2.
> >
> >However, I noticed some things that might be small bugs.
> >
> >1. Go to http://your.wp13a5.blog/wp-admin/options-general.php and
> >enter something in the gmt_offset field (where it says, "Times in the
> >weblog should differ by: x hours"). After clicking the Update Uptions
> >button, nothing changes. The gmt_offset field remains empty. When I
> >looked in the WP database, I couldn't even find a gmt_offset field
> >there. Houston, we have a problem...
> >
> >2. After the installation, the 'category_nicename' field in the MySQL
> >database isn't filled in. Same goes for the sanitized post titles of
> >the default post ("Hello World"). That way, when enabling mod_rewrite
> >rules, faulty URIs (such as /wordpress/2004/12/05// and
> >/wordpress/category//) get returned. I had to "edit" the category and
> >click Update to store the nicename, and for the post, I had to type in
> >the post slug.
> >
> >3. Automatically updating the .htaccess file sounds like a good idea,
> >but this won't work on my local server. I don't think my localhost
> >will be the only one suffering from this problem. Therefore, wouldn't
> >it be great if there was a text saying "The following lines were
> >inserted into your .htaccess file:", followed by the updated rules?
> >
> >Can anyone confirm any of this? It might be just me.
> >
> >
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Mathias Bynens aka MaThIbUs

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