Pre-RC Dev Chat 5/23/2012 Live Blog 

  • #16079 Automatic excerpts don’t work well with Chinese txt (word counting): Nacin is handling. Westi closed for 3.4.
  • #20703 wp.getComments logs in the user (1 + #comments) times: Unit tests = fast track to commit. Ryan doing so.
  • #20699 AJAX Actions now pass the action name as an arg: reverting to 3.3 behavior, Ryan will handle it. Re-assess for 3.5.
  • #20448 Update Twenty Ten and Twenty Eleven to use 3.4 features: Koop and Nacin to review Lance’s patch.
  • #20554 3.4 Feature Pointers: Change position of the one on Headers to be side pointer. Jane talking to Ryan Ozz.
  • #19599 Localizations should not need to worry about the default secret key: Nacin’s top priority.
  • #8759 Word count function doesn’t work in several languages: Nacin is handling. Westi closed for 3.4, wants new tickets for 3.5 as needed.
  • #20737 Improve appearance of “choose from library” link for headers and backgrounds: Wait and standardize in 3.5.
  • #20507 3.4 Preview/Customize page “Return to Manage Themes” link doesn’t work as expected: Koop says nacin is handling.
  • #20600 Customize and display_header_text(): Koop will fix, patch needs some more love before committing. (Don’t we all.)
  • #20692 Handle unsaved changes in the customizer: change to button style per Jane’s comment on ticket. Helen will try patching.
  • #20736 Move customizer to wp-admin/customize.php: Nacin.
  • #20582 Theme Customizer: IE 8/9 compatibility: @ryan‘s top priority
  • #20733 Theme customizer doesn’t order sections based on order added: @dkoopersmith couldn’t reproduce, others could. Jane suggested punting, but Koop/Ocean90/Sergey looking and will fix if a simple one. Otherwise, a nicety that can wait for 3.5.
  • #20423 About WordPress page for 3.4: Closed. Reopen if any typos, credits will be updated from wordpress.org .

Tally for remaining ticket assignments:

  • Nacin – 6
  • Koop – 3 + 2 reviews
  • Ryan – 3
  • Helen – 1
  • Ozz – 1
  • Ocean/Sergey – 1