Version 0.15.1 released

The longer 0.15 soaked, the more bug fixes it saw. It’s finally time to get them into a stable release as 0.15.1:

  • persist menu item data when updating a menu item; permit multiple menu items to be deleted at once
  • allow widgets to be added to empty sidebars; make sure widgetWidget A WordPress Widget is a small block that performs a specific function. You can add these widgets in sidebars also known as widget-ready areas on your web page. WordPress widgets were originally created to provide a simple and easy-to-use way of giving design and structure control of the WordPress theme to the user. at index=0 is removed from sidebarSidebar A sidebar in WordPress is referred to a widget-ready area used by WordPress themes to display information that is not a part of the main content. It is not always a vertical column on the side. It can be a horizontal rectangle below or above the content area, footer, header, or any where in the theme. when deactivated
  • ignore --user when installing WordPress
  • support empty DB_CHARSET value when running database commands
  • throw a warning when using wp (theme|plugin) update without named entities or --all
  • resolve PHPPHP PHP (recursive acronym for PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor) is a widely-used open source general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML. notices when using wp core update with a specified --version, or wp widget add
  • use WordPress’ _n() instead of ngettext()
  • fix segmentation fault in PHP 5.5.11/12 (and probably other 5.5.x versions)

You can browse the full list of resolved issues on GithubGitHub GitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner.

Contributors to this release: boonebgorges, danielbachhuber, jmslbam, mboynes, szepeviktor, westonruter