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Fixes the catalog url rewrite indexer in Magento 1.7.x-1.9.x See for details.Update: DexterDee in the ticket above noted that the previous patch had some side effects. This updated patch still feels like duct tape but at least it seems to be free of the mentioned side effects. It also fix…
diff -rupN mage_org/app/code/core/Mage/Catalog/Model/Url.php src_shop/app/code/core/Mage/Catalog/Model/Url.php
--- mage_org/app/code/core/Mage/Catalog/Model/Url.php 2013-11-19 00:48:25.679009391 +0100
+++ src_shop/app/code/core/Mage/Catalog/Model/Url.php 2013-11-19 00:49:24.188005601 +0100
@@ -643,13 +643,24 @@ class Mage_Catalog_Model_Url
$this->_rewrite = $rewrite;
return $requestPath;
+ // avoid unnecessary creation of new url_keys for duplicate url keys
+ $noSuffixPath = substr($requestPath, 0, -(strlen($suffix)));
+ $regEx = '#^('.preg_quote($noSuffixPath).')(-([0-9]+))?('.preg_quote($suffix).')#i';
+ $currentRewrite = $this->getResource()->getRewriteByIdPath($idPath, $storeId);
+ if ($currentRewrite && preg_match($regEx, $currentRewrite->getRequestPath(), $match)) {
+ $this->_rewrite = $currentRewrite;
+ return $currentRewrite->getRequestPath();
+ }
// match request_url abcdef1234(-12)(.html) pattern
$match = array();
$regularExpression = '#^([0-9a-z/-]+?)(-([0-9]+))?('.preg_quote($suffix).')?$#i';
if (!preg_match($regularExpression, $requestPath, $match)) {
return $this->getUnusedPath($storeId, '-', $idPath);
- $match[1] = $match[1] . '-';
+ $match[1] = $noSuffixPath . '-'; // always use full prefix of url_key
+ unset($match[3]); // don't start counting with a possible number in the url_key
$match[4] = isset($match[4]) ? $match[4] : '';
$lastRequestPath = $this->getResource()
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diamondavocado commented Feb 27, 2020

It took them over five years to fix this (serious) issue. If anyone wants an example of why you shouldn't use Magento, here's one.

Edit: I see they also deleted the bug report and their forums, as an extra "fuck you".

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