add_feed rewrite overwriting standard permalinks


By doing a simple:

add_feed( 'schedule', 'my_schedule_feed' );

I have created a feed at /feed/schedule/… easy.

But when I go to /schedule/ (which is a page) it is now showing the feed!

Looking at the rewrite rules I see this:

[feed/(feed|rdf|rss|rss2|atom|schedule)/?$] => index.php?&feed=$matches[1]
[(feed|rdf|rss|rss2|atom|schedule)/?$] => index.php?&feed=$matches[1]

This seems really odd. Why would WordPress overwrite existing page rules with the feed, instead of just using only the /feed/ base as expected?

Update: I have tried this as suggested by this answer, and flushing the permalinks, but while it shows up in the rewrites, it does not show the feed at /feed/schedule/

function add_feed_rewrites( $wp_rewrite ) {
    $feednames = array( 'schedule', 'calendar' );
    $feeds = implode( '|', $feednames);
    $feed_rule = array(
        'feed/(' . $feeds . ')/?$' => 'index.php?&feed=$matches[1]'
    $wp_rewrite->rules = array_merge( $wp_rewrite->rules, $feed_rule );    
add_filter( 'generate_rewrite_rules', 'add_feed_rewrites' );

add_action( 'do_feed_schedule', 'my_schedule', 10, 2 );
add_action( 'do_feed_calendar', 'my_calendar', 10, 2 );

Any ideas on how to get this working without the initial conflict?

, , , majick 3 years 2019-10-30T11:06:09-05:00 0 Answers 78 views 0

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