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How can I get a traceback on function calls?

I've been trying to make a search page, but I keep getting redirected back to the main site. I can't find anything useful in the log about why this might be happening. Is there a way I can enable some ...
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Finding and disabling 'rogue' stylesheet from header: Source Sans Pro

I just recently set up a local WordPress development environment and imported the content from the live site into it using WordPress' built-in export and import functionality. Unfortunately, this ...
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Updated to version 3.8 and Admin pages are very slow. How to diagnose problem?

I manage a large multi site Wordpress installation with about 300 hundred users and blogs. The server is blocked from making internet requests, so I have defined a proxy service in wp-config.php ( ...
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Debug errors on sidebar

I'm uising a child theme of twentyfourteen on wordpress 3.8. When in debug mode, I get the following errors regarding a widget. Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in ...
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Getting notices on fresh 3.6.1 install

I'm a relative newcomer to WP. I've been playing around for the past 3 months or so trying out themes, plugins etc. About a month ago I got to the point where I turned debug on and I started seeing ...
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register_sidebar_widget is deprecated since version 2.8! Use wp_register_sidebar_widget() instead

I turned on my Debugger and got this error... Notice: register_sidebar_widget is deprecated since version 2.8! Use wp_register_sidebar_widget() instead. in ...
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Strange behaviour using 3.8.1

I have upgraded some of my blogs into 3.8.1 and I am experiencing a strange behaviour. I have created in the past two types of themes that use mostly the same mechanism, assigning page templates. The ...
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Not sure how to debug: Send specific users an email when posts are published

I've got the following code, which is supposed to run when a new post is published for the first time, check if a custom field 'specific_users' has data (this uses Advanced Custom Fields), and if so, ...
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Define WP_DEBUG conditionally / for admins only / log errors (append query arg for all links?)

I'm developing a site on a server that the client has access to as well and what I'd like to do is show WP_DEBUG only for administrators. Referencing Yoast's article on a way around this: if ( ...
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Debugging - trying to add search box to menus

I have already asked a similar question at stackoverflow (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/22492292/add-filter-in-wordpress-how-do-i-know-if-it-is-run), but maybe that was the wrong place? As you ...
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Fatal error after changes to functions.php, even with original file

Getting Fatal Error: Cannot redeclare theme_feature_setup() message after code changing in the functions.php file. I've tried deleting functions.php file and uploading the previous version but I still ...
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WP Debug set to true but still wsod

I'm trying to do my first wordpress plugin, and I've added this on my wp-config.php define('WP_DEBUG', true); define('WP_DEBUG_LOG', true); define('WP_DEBUG_DISPLAY', false); but i still have ...
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What tool are available in the wordpress API for debugging a plugin?

I am very new to plugin development. I have created my first plugin but when I activated it, it caused the majority of every page on the site to stop being generated. I have echoed something from ...
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Why is admin ajax reloading my page

As far as I know I haven't used Ajax anywhere in my code. Yet, while debugging, I have breakpoints being hit with 'admin-ajax.php' at the root of the call stack. This second hit of my breakpoint ...
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Always keep a parameter in URL?

Is there any way that WordPress always keeps a custom parameter in every link it generates? Here's what I want to do. I want to create a debug mode by entering ?debug as a URL parameter; and display ...
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Why does WP_DEBUG only work after wp_debug_mode() is called? [closed]

With debugging set to on, define('WP_DEBUG', true); my instance of WordPress doesn't show any debugging info. After a lot of searching I figured that after I call wp_debug_mode() debug info shows ...
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Queries gone haywire since update to 3.8.1 [duplicate]

I have a WordPress install on a dedicated server with decent memory (upwards of 8GB) Since upgrading to 3.8, I started getting mysql disconnects/timeouts, better known as MySQL server has gone ...
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if(!is_user_logged_in()) returns true when 404

I'm running a closed website for registered users only. For doing so I check in if user is logged in // no non-authenticated users allowed if( !is_user_logged_in() ) { ...
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The plugin generated xx characters of unexpected output. How to solve?

I get the following message when I activate the plugin `The plugin generated 655 characters of unexpected output during activation. If you notice “headers already sent” messages, problems with ...
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Debug output during filter execution doesn't work

I'm working on my first Wordpress plugin and am working on my first Custom Post Type. I'm looking to provide some debug output so I can see what kind of data I have to work with. I have the following ...
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how to find and correct plugin query performance issues

I have recently uploaded a new site I've been working on for a while - which is working and performing very well on the localhost - there is no notable sluggishness to the load-times. Once uploaded ...
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Notice: Undefined index [closed]

Got this great contact us page to use on in my theme. It works great, but the problem is, in debug mode I get undefined index errors on the following line of code: $name = $_POST['name']; ...
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Huge amount of queries on my site

My site is reaching CPU limits all the time, I just ran Debug Queries and got more than 4000 queries, no wonder site is slow.
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Console shows ReferenceError: jQuery is not defined, no clue why!

I just installed FirePHP to help with debugging in WP, but for some reason all it shows is ReferenceError: jQuery is not defined. I have some jquery stuff on the page that seems to be working just ...
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Getting a stack trace when an error occurs?

I was told to "get a stack trace" when an error occurs in my WordPress installation. How do I do this? This is meant to be an easy place to refer others to. Please list plugins, configuration ...
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TGM plugin error in Theme Check Plugin

Errors generated by theme-check plugin and with the code REQUIRED: plugin-activation.php. Themes should use add_theme_page() for adding admin pages. Line 335: add_submenu_page( add_submenu_page( ...
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add_sub_menu page() to be replaced by add_theme_page()

While checking my theme with theme-check plugin, i found few errors which are listed below along with the line of codes where it displays those errors(REQUIRED:) to be fixed. REQUIRED: ...
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Debug Performance Issues

I've had a WordPress blog I've hosted on Dream Host for several years now. Recently (the past year) my site is going down often. Via Dream Host I found that I'm using up my CPU limit and they are ...
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How to eliminate weird 404 errors in wp-admin?

I run a WordPress site with about 70 active plugins. Every so often, I'll get a random error page ("Not Found", though I haven't checked the headers to see if it's a 404) on a /wp-admin/ page that ...
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How do you get the docroot directory?

I'm trying to include a file in the docroot when I'm in the admin area. (Yes, I know this is bad form: I'm only doing it for debugging purposes.) How do I get the fully qualified docroot directory?
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Is it possible to display the admin bar while in the Theme Customizer?

I've been using Debug Bar + Kint Debugger for debugging. Presently I'm working on a custom theme where I'm trying to hook some code into customize_save_after. The code doesn't appear to be running ...
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Unable to get WP_DEBUG, WP_DEBUG_DISPLAY, WP_DEBUG_LOG to work

I've got the proper debugging constants defined in wp-config.php: define('WP_DEBUG', true); define('WP_DEBUG_DISPLAY', true); define('WP_DEBUG_LOG', true); But they're not doing a darn thing. When ...
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Some ways to debug code

I have a BuddyPress installation with many custom code. I had everything ready for production until I moved my database to shared hosting. The problem is that in strange ocasions, all the activities ...
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What can be the reasons that breadcrumb in a site is malfunctioning?

A WordPress site is using Breadcrumb NavXT plugin to show the site's navigation flow. But in some pages it's malfunctioning — showing wrong post title to the breadcrumb. I tried disabling the ...
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Javascript notification banners not showing

i’m having problems debugging a problem that i think a theme is causing…i’ve managed to narrow it down to a problem with the theme by deactivating the theme and the bugs not there – hence I’ve ...
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I changed post_type and now I receive 404 errors

I changed a custom post_type to a different name. Now when I view a single page with the post_type I receive a 404 page. How do I debug? Is there a WP log I can view the functions call?
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Wordpress White Screen Error

So I have encountered the white screen error of Wordpress. I enabled the WP_DEBUG in the wp_config.php and found no errors. I also tried error_reporting(E_ALL); and ini_set('display_errors', 1); and ...
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How to Debug the 'save_post' Action?

Is it possible to validate PHP code? I have a Custom Post Type (Film) with Custom Meta Boxes. Everything is working fine, I can add new Films and details to the Custom Meta Boxes. My problem is ...
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Debugging an error: wp_enqueue_style was called incorrectly

I've just uploaded a new, custom theme to find that the container is a fraction of the intended width, and the sections below the home section(this is one single page, long site utilizing ids/anchors ...
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How to debug a blank page?

I'm not being able to load this page, although I can easily load all other posts that load the same custom post type template (please look for "// From now on, WP is throwing a blank page" on that ...
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Listing registered scripts

Back story : We have a number of wordpress web sites experiencing issues when viewed on some IE8 browsers. The errors include the page loading but not being displayed (either a blank screen is ...
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Adding callback function for wp_ajax_ has no effect

I was trying to add one more callback function to the WordPress AJAX action woocommerce_apply_coupon. This action is defined in the WooCommerce plugin, I want to add my own callback function to this ...
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Developing with wp_oembed_add_provider

I'm developing an app on my localhost using NodeJS. It runs on localhost:8001 and I've been trying to add embed functionality to this locally run app as follows: wp_oembed_add_provider( ...
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How do I find the version of WordPress I have from the source code?

Given a copy of WordPress installation, how do I find out what version it is from the source code?
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How to quickly/easily make an analysis (reverse engineering) of Wordpress?

For me Wordpress is totally unknown. I would like to know what tools and techniques do you use to analyze unknown code of Wordpress. If more specifically that for the following tasks: 1. To locate ...
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How to find out which function is causing a 404

So I am trying to upgrade a WordPress project and for one section I get the 404 instead of seeing a product page. I looked around and tried adding this to my functions.php add_action('wp_head', ...
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admin.php taking 14 seconds

This is a clean install but it has a (relatively) huge database of dummy posts/comments/etc. But even on single-post loads it still takes just as much. Narrowing further down menu.php takes 8 ...
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Control verbosity level of WP DEBUG?

I've been at a loss so far and so I thought I'd pose the question: Is there a way to modify the verbosity level of the WP debug.log via wp-config.php or elsewhere? Just an fyi, here is what I have in ...
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WP Cron emails not working

Running wp 3.5.1. I have 2 plugins that work in part. They do everything nice. If I click to send emails, they send the emails. However the scheduled emails are not being sent. The plugins are: ...
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Best place to call xdebug helper functions?

Right now I place the following code wherever I expect something to go wrong. /** xdebug helper */ error_reporting(E_ERROR); ini_set("display_errors", 1); ini_set("html_errors", 1); ...