[wp-hackers] Rewrite hacking/recreation

Matt Mullenweg m at mullenweg.com
Thu Feb 1 03:40:59 GMT 2007

Eric A. Meyer wrote:
>    So in the end, thanks to an oldish post from Alex King, I found a 
> solution to WordPress' aggressive 404ing and thus solved both of the 
> above problems:  I commented out lines 35-135 of classes.php.  Now my 
> feeds don't return files with 404 headers, and the main page of my 
> archive actually displays the intended content instead of a WP 404. 
> Furthermore, any legitimate 404s with my WP directory trigger a serve of 
> the Apache-defined 404 page, not WP's.

Yes, especially since modifying core code is a really bad idea.

Matt Mullenweg
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