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New order number when payment gateway fails
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Joined:  2008-04-28

We use linkpoint for our payment processor.  When a transaction fails due to an invalid card number, ect. the transaction fails.  When the customer tries again, they get an error saying that the order already exists, because Magento doesn’t generate a new order number for the retry.  The bug is this: “#8484: Customers Save does not allow to create new order when payment gateway fails” as far as I can tell.

It was fixed in 1.1.7, but as our site is heavily modded, I can’t upgrade from the 1.1.6 install I’ve got now.

Can anyone tell me how to make it so a new order number is generated after a transaction fail, and/or what files were updated for the bug fix above so I can fix this issue?

Thank you.

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