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How indicate when a functions was upgraded in relationship to the entire program [closed]

for inline documentation there are those @somethings for some php documenter, when there is the common @since @version and so on. I have a lot of functions that are all part of a big package. But ...
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Wordpress plugin compatibility explaination when wordpress releases its new version (theoretical)

Recently i updated my wordpress to its latest version 3.4.1 and noticed that few of my plugins are only compatible upto 3.3 although they are working correctly for my site even with the latest ...
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Plugin development: How many plugin and WordPress version combinations to support?

I'm developing a plugin (my first plugin), and I wonder how to think about [supporting and testing various plugin version and WordPress version combinations]. For example, if I develop a plugin, and ...
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Why are there updates for obsolete WordPress versions?

Today milestone 3.3.3 was completed – five days after version 3.4. I have seen the same with milestone 3.2.2 which was never released. WordPress does not offer any long term support as Matt once ...
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when does output of get_user_count turns into an array?

question WHEN does the integer output of get_user_count() turns into an array ? background The function get_user_count() in ms-functions.php returns an integer (it calls ...
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Upgrade wordpress core programmatically with PHP [closed]

What I want to do I want to upgrade Wordpress programmatically to a later version. That I want to do with PHP, lets say from http://www.example.com/?upgrade_wp=true I already know how to get the URL ...
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Which Versions of WordPress Ship with the Patched TimThumb?

Do you recall when the TimThumb exploit occurred? Which versions of WordPress bundled with this exploit? I need to inform a client that they should be upgrading to at least the version of WP when this ...
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Is there any way to allow a plugin to write over a previous version?

When installing a plugin, it will not install if the directory to which it is attempting to install already exists. This means that users of our plugin must first manually deactivate and delete the ...
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Automatically determine minimum WordPress version required for a plugin?

When developing a plugin, is there a way to automatically determine the minimum version of WordPress that's required to run it? I want to make sure that the Requires header is accurate, but manually ...
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TinyMCE Advanced newline problem

I am using TinyMCE Advanced plugin according to qTranslate in a wordpress 3.3 installation. My question is: why does tinymce translate visual editor new line ("enter" key) in a ...
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Image caption with apostrophe breaks the text with qTranslate [closed]

I created my own theme and I use on two different websites, along with a very few plugins (among them, qTranslate!). I noticed that recently (I don't think it was happening before) that all my image ...
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Wordpress 2.7 upgrade protocol

I have been entrusted with this site http://equanimityconcepts.com.au and it's running wordpress 2.7. It's theme is a custom designed theme and hasn't had any plugin updates since about 2010. I am ...
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category_description() shows raw html after version 3.x?

Just looking for some history on the output of category_description() I have categories whose "description" fields are formatted with rich text and I'm trying to understand the differences in WP ...
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Beta Versioning of Plugins

When I'm writing a fix to some bugs, I often increment the version and send it to the bug finder to see if my fix works. If I have 1.2.5 and I want to create a beta that will become redundant once I ...
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How to order images in a post in Wordpress 3.3?

In wordpress 3.2 when uploading images to a post, I would get a Gallery that is linked to the post. That is, I could see in the media uploader of the post a tab that contains only the images of this ...
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I am looking for a specialist WordPress host [closed]

I am looking for a host to start my new WordPress site. The criteria for this is that they must totally/truly specialise in WordPress hosting. Many companies claim to have a certain expertise in ...
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Save both current and new version of post meta

I want to save two versions of my custom meta box data called "sidebar". I want to compare a new and old version of this data later on, so that is why I want to save a copy of the current "sidebar" to ...
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Reverting from a newer version of wordpress to an older version

For some reasons I need to degrade wordpress version of a site(I understand that it is not a good practice to do and I can fall into many troubles by doing so) but I still need to do it for some ...
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Add “Post Options” for new wordpress post

How i can add "Post Options" section under wysiwyg editor? Like this
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Updated WordPress, now Navigation is Messed Up

I recently updated the WP of a friend's site that I'm working on. Now his navigation bar is messed up and I'm new to WP so I'm not sure where to go to fix it. Here's the site: ...
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Wordpress get current user data from external php page

I have a php page at the same level as the template / theme on wordpress. What I need it be able to get the current logged in user details from this page. I have tried this: ...
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Where can I get Wordpress Version in Dashboard?

On the botton of the dashboard WP proposes to upgrade to next version but it doesn't even show current version: does it show it somewhere else ?
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How to take options from form fields and turn them in to links?

I have a form in WordPress with options when clicked they retrieve a filtered posts. I want to take the options from the form and place it like normal links. Can this be done? Thank You all in advance ...
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565 views

A Way to Auto update plugins using cron?

Is there a solution to keep plugins updated with wordpress by auto upgrade them without need to access to the admin panel every time?
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Downloading Wordpress: Nightly Build vs. Stable Download

Whats the difference between a nightly build and the latest stable download, and what is the ideal use case for each? On the Nightly Build Page it says: Development of WordPress moves fairly ...
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Wordpress Hacks/Defacing [closed]

Im trying to figure out how Wordpress sites become defaced/hacked. I know development very well. I know how to secure code, etc. But I am finding recently, that tons of Wordpress sites are becoming ...
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Update to older wordpress version from admin?

I have a Wordpress 2.7.x setup that I would like to migrate to the latest version 3.2.1, however I need to make a stepped-upgrade as some plugins need an older version first (3.0.6 IIRC). However ...
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Which page is reffering to “all posts by author”?

I have a small problem with my wordpress. I am developing this blog and whenever I press on author name as usual I get the page all pages by a specific author, but this page looks really bad. Any ...
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Want to add a custom author link to a single.php

I want to add a custom link to linkedin near author name. It should be very easy if it would be only one author, but now it's not. So, I have to add something on all single.php and somewhere the real ...
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Supporting older WordPress versions in a Plugin/Theme? [closed]

The practice of only supporting latest WP version seems popular in WP development circles, yet there is massive percentage of blogs running outdated versions. Not supporting those plugins seems it can ...
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Featured Image missing in Wordpress 3.2 Admin

I've just upgraded from 3.1.2 to 3.2, and now "featured image" is no longer listed at the bottom right of a post in admin. Has this feature of WP been removed? Can it be added back, or turned back ...
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Browse Happy in 3.2

The Browse Happy interruption would only appear to logged-in admin users, correct? It won't show up on my public facing site? I can't really fire up IE6 very easily to find out.
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Wordpress 2.8 Widget API is suitable for Worpress 3.1.4 plugins development?

I am a little confused, the Wordpress 2.8 Widget API reffers to WordPress version 2.8 or is refferred to API version? Should I use 2.8 Widget API for writing my WordPress 3.1.4 widget?
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Content DISAPPEARS when simply adding normal text for ONE POST ONLY

This is the oddest thing I've ever seen on wordpress. Here's my problem: I have a whole ton of text. But the last few lines I have this: < blockquote>[Laughs] I'm doing the exact same ...
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Remove Wordpress Scripts

I am working on a custom page template in my theme, i want to remove all other styles and scripts which are loaded, like default theme style, jquery & other scripts, i want to remove all for the ...
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What are WordPress installation percentages by version?

I'm in the process of developing a plugin, and I'd like to figure out which versions of WordPress to support. But to get a good idea I'd need to know what percentages of old Wordpress versions make up ...
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How to check plugin compatibility before upgrading Wordpress

When you're upgrading a plugin you can quickly check if the plugin version you are about to upgrade to works with your current version of Wordpress. Is there a way of checking that your current ...
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I Want to Get A Plugin Version Number Dynamically

Howdy, I recently cribbed W3TC to implement an "in-update" changelist display (very cool), in my plugin, but there's an awkward bit of code I'd prefer to avoid. If you look at the top of this file, ...
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How can I create a bash install script for my Wordpress sites setup (WP+plugins+theme)?

I build a lot of websites with Wordpress, and my initial setup is basically always the same : Latest version of WP Latest versions of about 5 plugins My naked development theme Instead of ...
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Where can I find the corrent version of my wordpress blog?

Where can I find the corrent version of my wordpress blog ? http://photoshop.faressoft.org
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Exclude category to “the_breadcrumb” functions

(sorry for my english) in my theme I Breadcrumbs function. I would like to exclude the categories, can you help me? here's the code: function the_breadcrumb() { global $post; if (!is_home()) ...
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Remotely identify the version of a WordPress installation?

How does DD32's tool determine the WordPress version of an installation. Its not working fine for WP 3.1 but it doesn't uses meta generator tag or the readme.txt of WP. So what else can it be?
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How to make alert for new version on theme options?

Let say my theme host on my server. User download my theme and use it. Now I want notify @ alert for new version of my theme. Example to show "New version has been release. Please download at ..." ...
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Where does WordPress store version number?

Easy question. Where does the self-hosted WordPress store version information?
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Is it necessary to bump a plug-in's version if you're just updating the “Tested up to” attribute?

I've got a number of plug-in's hosted on the wordpress.org svn server ... with the immenent release of 3.1, I would like to update the "Tested up to" meta data. There will be no functional changes to ...
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Whole right area of wordpress admin dashboard not showing

Whole right area of Wordpress admin dashboard not showing... WP version is 2.7.1 What could be the reason? It was working before.
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Determining WordPress' Version from the Host's Command Line?

Given that I can't access the dashboard/admin pages on my blog (that's a future question), and that I have shell access to my hosting server, can I find out the current version of WordPress from the ...
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How to prevent plugin, theme installation failures on Wordpress?

I am unable to install any theme/plugin to my wordpress 3.0 Downloading install package from http://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/contact-form-7.2.3.1.zip… Unpacking the package… Installing ...