[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #55341: Auto update bundled core themes by default

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Wed Mar 9 01:08:39 UTC 2022

#55341: Auto update bundled core themes by default
 Reporter:  JosVelasco       |       Owner:  (none)
     Type:  enhancement      |      Status:  closed
 Priority:  normal           |   Milestone:
Component:  Upgrade/Install  |     Version:
 Severity:  normal           |  Resolution:  duplicate
 Keywords:                   |     Focuses:

Comment (by Otto42):

 We have never turned on auto-updates for any theme. Ever. It seems way too
 dangerous. People modify their themes. Plugins tend to not be directly

 This is just my opinion, updating themes directly loses any customizations
 they may have made to files in the theme folder. It's risky. Very, very

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/55341#comment:2>
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