Actual user name is superuser but with kint, its still reading the admin id and displayname. This also happens to the URL, its reading the admin's profile link profile/1

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I tried to dig into {{ content }} but cannot find tag with value superuser.


I noticed that in my twig template, {{ content.user_id }} would link into user's profile page(user/1), so the main question I think is what is the correct profile id of user in twig. I tried using content.profile_id but doesn't work.

I have this simple site that a user can post a simple content in the site. I also have a custom Profile type enabled from Profile module. I noticed that when I click on the photo, it is directed to the profile page profile/1(which is my expected result) but when the author name is clicked, it is directed into the user's profile page user/1. How can I change the author's name link to be directed into profile pageprofile/1?

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You can use the example from Twig Functions:

{# Link to user entity page. #}
<a href="{{ path('entity.user.canonical', {'user': user.id}) }}">{{ 'View user profile'|t }}</a>

and modify the route to point the link to the profile page:

{# Link to user profile page. #}
<a href="{{ path('entity.profile.canonical', {'profile': user.id}) }}">{{ 'View user profile'|t }}</a>
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  • Thank you so much for your reply. I use the below line and seems to be working. The link is directed into the profile's page however, the text displayed in the author's name is View user profile'. – John Rey Tanquinco Jul 27 '18 at 7:58
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    You can replace the text from the example with {{ user.displayname }} – 4k4 Jul 27 '18 at 8:16
  • Encounter another issue when using {{ user.displayname }}, it display only the admin Name and not the others. I also tried your answer in drupal.stackexchange.com/a/196637/70281 using author_name but giving me null value in kint(). Ill be sending the kint result in the issue above as reference. – John Rey Tanquinco Jul 27 '18 at 13:35
  • The linked answer is for a node template and only there author_name is available. – 4k4 Jul 27 '18 at 16:26
  • so any idea how can to access profile name/id of the author who posted the content? – John Rey Tanquinco Jul 28 '18 at 1:07

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