[theme-reviewers] Deregistering mediaelement style / script

Afzaal wordpress at thinkupthemes.com
Thu Apr 10 19:50:18 UTC 2014

Hi Emil

The author has given the following reason for deregistering the script:

"The reason I deregister them is to change the built-in media player.  
The built-in version has a flaw when it comes to being responsive  
which could be changed with a small edit. Take a look at  
https://wordpress.org/support/topic/making-mediaelementjs-responsive?replies=19 and you will get it. I have also changed the style a bit to look more appealing. But this isn't used in Vanilj at all, and is one more thing that have been added with my new  

Thanks again!


Quoting Emil Uzelac <emil at uzelac.me>:

> What would be the reason to "remove" the stylesheet?
> On Thu, Apr 10, 2014 at 2:32 PM, Afzaal <wordpress at thinkupthemes.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm currently reviewing a theme where the author is deregistering a
>> WordPress bundled stylesheet "wp-mediaelement". This is being done within a
>> custom theme class and immediately the authors own stylesheet is being
>> registered.
>> Is there any problems with doing this? I know that deregistering some
>> scripts such as jQuery are not allowed, so thought it best to ask.
>> Thanks,
>> Afzaal
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