[wp-meta] [Making WordPress.org] #280: Fault error message on plugin submission page

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#280: Fault error message on plugin submission page
Reporter:  McGuive7  |      Owner:
    Type:  defect    |     Status:  new
Priority:  normal    |  Component:  Plugins Directory
Keywords:            |
 I recently attempted to submit a plugin for review at
 http://wordpress.org/plugins/add/ with the word "WordPress" in the title.
 I kept receiving the following error message, even though the plugin name
 was not already taken (confirmed at http://plugins.svn.wordpress.org/):

 "That name already exists. Please choose another name."

 I later learned that "WordPress" is a forbidden word for most plugin
 submission titles - the error message should indicate that this is the

Ticket URL: <https://meta.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/280>
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