[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #9203: Handle Comment-Form Error Messages in Theme

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Sat Feb 21 15:33:48 GMT 2009

#9203: Handle Comment-Form Error Messages in Theme
 Reporter:  bodum            |       Owner:  anonymous
     Type:  feature request  |      Status:  new      
 Priority:  normal           |   Milestone:  2.8      
Component:  General          |     Version:           
 Severity:  normal           |    Keywords:           
 I would like to be able to change the error handling of the comment-form.
 From a usability perspective it's not good to show a box with an error
 page. The user has to push the back button and has to reenter the whole

 It would be better to send the error to the theme and let the theme handle
 it. That way the comment form could highlight the missing/wrong fields.

Ticket URL: <http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/9203>
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