[wp-hackers] Custom default settings at install

Eric Marden wp at xentek.net
Wed Jun 10 08:04:18 GMT 2009

On Jun 10, 2009, at 3:26 AM, Peter Westwood wrote:

> On 10 Jun 2009, at 08:09, Eric Marden wrote:
>>> On 10 Jun 2009, at 07:31, Mike Schinkel wrote:
>>>> What's the use case for install.php in WP_CONTENT_DIR?  It's not  
>>>> for a plugin or for a theme, right?  Would it be for a custom  
>>>> distribution of WordPress?
>>> For a custom distribution.
>>> At it happens at install time it's not relevant to plugins/themes  
>>> as neither could be active.
>> With WP.org and WP-MU merging, is there an impact to using  
>> install.php for custom distribs?
> Not sure I understand the question, but WP-MU supports the same type  
> on custom defaults override.
> westi

I mean, doesn't WPMU ship with an install file, that wp.org does not.  
I gather that the mechanism that MU uses is the one we've been talking  
about in this thread. My question was, I guess, Does this impact that  
in anyway?

- Eric Marden

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