[wp-hackers] WordPress 2.0.3 Tuneup Plugin
mark.wordpress at txfx.net
Fri Jun 2 06:52:37 GMT 2006
Mdawaffe and I found three rather annoying bugs in WP 2.0.3 after
- Comment edit form isn't nonced properly, so you get "Are you sure?"
- "Are you sure?" dialog leaves extra slashes in the forwarded
- After editing comments, you aren't forwarded to the correct
In order to hold people over until the next 2.0.x release (if there
even is one), I wrote a plugin that fixes these issues.
Basically, it implements the fixes that Mdawaffe, Ryan and I worked
on, but in a plugin, without modifying any core files (note to
Mdawaffe: it even makes the nonce match update-comment_$comment_ID
like in your patch).
This plugin is hardcoded to only work with WP version 2.0.3, so when
you upgrade to the next version, it'll become non-functional. Let me
know if you have any feedback. If any more annoying bugs like this
are found in 2.0.3 that can be fixed from a plugin, I might consider
If you get a lot of flak about these bugs, you might consider
pointing people to this plugin via the forums or the development blog.
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