Using groups-paypal-1.3.1 and groups-subscriptions-2.5.0
[groups_paypal_return] is empty when doing a real (recurring) subscription. But it renders fine when doing a one-off payment.
I don’t know if it has something to do with the time that elapsed before IPNs were generated.
At least today, in various tests I did, IPNs of type subscr_signup and subscr_payment occurred between 5 and 54 minutes after checkout was made.
Even though [groups_paypal_return] shows nothing, subscription gets active status after IPNs arrive.
I have only worked in sanbox so far.
I didn’t use show_message shortcode attribute (if that’s what it is for).
Thanks for your prompt response and additional information.
Please allow me some time to look into this issue and come back to you with the next steps and a way forward.
I look forward to helping you resolve this issue. Stay safe and do have a great weekend.
I missed telling that I am using a sub-site in a multisite.
I enabled wp debugging. It works since it logs other things not related to Groups (e.g deprecation notices).
After doing a subscription, debug.log shows nothing related to the groups/groups-susbscriptions/groups-paypal.
Since subscriptions setting > logging was enabled, I disable it and do another subscription.
Nothing logs to debug.log. No error, no warning, no info.
But [groups_paypal_return] shows nothing.
I trust you are safe and well!
Thank you so much for using Groups and its extensions.
You are indeed correct [groups_paypal_return show_message=”true”] would show the message after checkout.
However, please can you enable WP Debug from your wp-config.php and do a real (recurring) subscription. Then send over the debug.log file to me here: eugen [at] itthinx [dot] com.
I look forward to helping you resolve this issue.