Using an UTF-8 character in a category slug seems to cause issues.
After creating the category the admin gives a 404 and the category is inaccessible using the category link (
Tested on 2.7.0.beta3. I think this is a regression?
What is the value of
slug generation method ?
I was not even aware of that setting.
It was set to
ascii. Setting it to
encoded solves the issue. Thanks!
Not sure I understand why, since the generated slug was nicely encoded.
We do quite a lot of extra work do deal with the encoded slugs when this site setting is enabled. I believe what we are missing is a validation that block you from setting this non-ascii slug manually without flipping the setting first?
Yes, I think you’re hitting the nail on the head.