Code Revisions: Week 9

Version 0.7 is tagged and I am planning to submit it to the The community site where WordPress code is created and shared by the users. This is where you can download the source code for WordPress core, plugins and themes as well as the central location for community conversations and organization. pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party directory later today or tomorrow.


Viewing code revisionsRevisions The WordPress revisions system stores a record of each saved draft or published update. The revision system allows you to see what changes were made in each revision by dragging a slider (or using the Next/Previous buttons). The display indicates what has changed in each revision. now feels much more native: By default WordPress makes use of normalize_whitespace() before comparing two posts to one another. This results in loss of blank lines and missing multi-space indention as often seen in css files. I fixed this by plugging into the wp_text_diff() function (#302). Further more you now get the correct menu item expanded when viewing code revisions (#316).

Besides those I am still struggeling with syntax checking (#335). Looks like I will be settling for just using ‘php -l’ if available. Problem there is I am still not able to get a reliable path to the php binary. Since PHPPHP The web scripting language in which WordPress is primarily architected. WordPress requires PHP 5.6.20 or higher 5.4 there is the PHP_BINARY constant, so I need a way to get it manually in PHP versions lower than 5.4..

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