Cards named with a number inaccessible by name

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Created "2012" on test and it exists according to (Nov 28, 2011) but and  show - which is card id 2012, see


Found the card id, it's accessible via


Plus cards work fine, see



Let Jerry know when this is fixed.

Tried deleting the card on yi-tan and it's sort of gone - doesn't appear in searches any more, but a direct link finds it and a plus card it: up to


Similarly, on test:

  --John Abbe.....Mon Nov 28 10:59:56 -0800 2011

This is being fixed in wagn 1.8, which will implement the bulk of the RESTful Web API, in which numeric identifiers are preceded by a tilde (~). Of course, that will rarely be seen by end users, as the id is primarily used in ajax calls.


As for the "sort of gone", that's a separate bug that allows retrieval of trashed cards with numeric identifiers. also being fixed.

  --Ethan McCutchen.....Mon Nov 28 14:20:18 -0800 2011

Nifty. So a URL like would find card id 42?

  --John Abbe.....Mon Nov 28 18:36:31 -0800 2011

Yes. I just implemented this in the new code today.

  --Ethan McCutchen.....Mon Dec 19 20:32:50 -0800 2011