If we only count plugins or themes with more than 100k installs or more, some of these already have an incredible impact. Which is why we decided to patch A special text file that describes changes to code, by identifying the files and lines which are added, removed, and altered. It may also be referred to as a diff. A patch can be applied to a codebase for testing. this as fast possible.
What will change?
What if you already patched this?
If you’d already patched this, which we’ve seen in several plugins and themes, the new patch on core Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. will return your reinstated object. We will however still throw a deprecation warning in the console. Please switch to using
The plan is to remove this fallback code in two major versions, so this will be deleted in WordPress 5.7. This gives plugin and theme developers ample time to remove the conflicting code and switch to using
Props @sergeybiryukov for reviewing.