[wp-hackers] permalinks redirected despite WP_SITEURL

Stephen Rider wp-hackers at striderweb.com
Mon Aug 25 17:55:37 GMT 2008

Correction.  I do indeed have WP-HOME defined

define('WP_SITEURL', 'http://striderweb.local:8888');
define('WP_HOME', 'http://striderweb.local:8888');

(The 8888 ports are what MAMP goes through.)

On Aug 25, 2008, at 12:22 PM, Otto wrote:

> Try setting WP_HOME instead of WP_SITEHOME.
> On Mon, Aug 25, 2008 at 12:16 PM, Stephen Rider
> <wp-hackers at striderweb.com> wrote:
>> I have a WP test setup on my own computer.  What is striderweb.com  
>> on the
>> web is duplicated as striderweb.local on my computer.
>> I frequently do a backup of my live site's database, and then  
>> import it into
>> the local setup so I can test directly.  After I've done this,  
>> "siteurl" in
>> the database is still striderweb.com, so in wp-config.php I define
>> WP_SITEURL as "http://striderweb.local".  I've also defined  
>> The permalinks on the main page are correct, but when I click on  
>> one, I am
>> redirected to the post on striderweb.com.  If I copy the .local  
>> link and
>> past in a new browser window, it's redirected.
>> This ONLY happens with posts; not pages.  If I click a page link,  
>> it comes
>> up correctly on .local
>> What could be going on here?  Somehow WP is insisting on  
>> redirecting me to
>> the live site in spite of WP_SITEURL.
>> (This is WP 2.6.1)

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