[wp-hackers] WordPress Plugin GUID

Eric Marden wp at xentek.net
Sat Jun 6 07:48:56 GMT 2009

> The packager adds the GUID automatically.
> Of course, we *would* need some sort of "transition" system , since  
> plugins already installed would not get the GUID until the next time  
> they're updated.
> Or is that what you meant? ;-)

Unless the packager is zipping them on the fly, wouldn't the mere  
change of the readme.txt in svn be enough to trigger the update  
(especially if a .1 is added to the version number, if it depends on  
that too)?

- Eric Marden

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