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Opened 20 months ago

Closed 5 months ago

#8306 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Member url's fail when nicename is empty when using compatibility mode.

Reported by: liammitchell Owned by:
Milestone: Awaiting Review Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 6.0.0
Component: Core Keywords:


Fallback to lower(user_login) when nicename is empty string?

Additionally if iThemes security suggest putting


in the wp-config.php if using the user_nicename must not be the same as user_id feature.

This was happening in a version prior to 6, 4.4.0 I updated to 6 to see if it would fix it but it was still present.

Additionally without the compatibility mode enabled, urls seemed to fail when nicename is different to user_login.

members/me was giving blank page content or a 404 depending on the url.
Theme used did not appear to matter.

Change History (2)

#1 in reply to: ↑ description @liammitchell
20 months ago

To add some more info.

The extension Restrict Usernames Emails Characters appears to be setting the nicename to empty string when a user makes a checkout via woocommerce.

Not 100% on this however.

Last edited 20 months ago by liammitchell (previous) (diff)

#2 @imath
5 months ago

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