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Initial homepage cannot be set for first view of anonymous viewer

Status
Closed
Subject
Initial homepage cannot be set for first view of anonymous viewer
Version
1.9.x
Category
  • Error
  • Usability
Feature
Administration
All / Undefined
Site Identity
Resolution status
Fixed
Submitted by
Jack
Lastmod by
pkdille
Rating
(0)
Description

When I set the homepage in Administration: General Preferences to "Articles" (which is what I want the homepage to be for both anonymous and registered visitors), the initial viewing for "anonymous" displays a homepage of "wiki".

When I set the homepage in Administration: General Preferences to Group homepage and then set the two group homepages to a typed-in "Articles" in the empty field and then log in as any user, the display is "No page 'Articles' found".

When I set the homepage in Administration: General Preferences to Group homepage and then set the two group homepages to a custom URL (http://www.progressiveomaha.com/tikidir/tiki-view_articles.php), the display is "no such page found".

One day I thought maybe the problem had to do with using Firefox on a Linux box, because my ancient Windows 98/IE machine brought up 'Articles' as the home page.

The next day both machines bring up the Wiki page as the home page. This is with the homepage set to 'Articles' in Admin-General.

Maybe I should be clear that I am refering to which page is brought up when TikiWiki is first accessed (from www.progressiveomaha.com/tikidir/).external link Once I have logged in as a user, I will access the 'Articles' homepage whether returning as another user or as anonymous. The problem only occurs on that initial anonymous access, and only after TikiWiki has had time to "forget" any earlier logons by that user.

Solution

Fixed since 2.0.

Importance
7
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Version: Create show2.tikiwiki.org instance
Rating (deprecated)
(0)
Ticket ID
1034
Created
Wednesday 14 March, 2007 02:00:40 GMT-0000
LastModif
Saturday 11 October, 2008 12:23:50 GMT-0000

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