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Welcome back to a new issue of Week in Core Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.. Let’s take a look at what changed on Trac An open source project by Edgewall Software that serves as a bug tracker and project management tool for WordPress. between December 28, 2020 and January 4, 2021.
- 12 commits
- 19 contributors
- 39 tickets created
- 9 tickets reopened
- 46 tickets closed
As expected, Trac has been fairly quiet last week ❄️⛄️
Ticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. numbers are based on the Trac timeline for the period above. The following is a summary of commits, organized by component.
- Ensure the Add New button isn’t hidden on mobile – #51980
- Correct authorize app action names and signatures – #52013
- Only attempt auth if the username and password are set – #52003
- Change the frequency of code coverage reporting – #50401, #52141
- Twenty Twenty-One: Make sure filtering attachment image attributes only affects front end and not the admin (and super admin) area – #52212
- Twenty Twenty-One: Remove extra brackets from
:last-child CSS Cascading Style Sheets. pseudo-class – #52176
- Check if the post type exists when attempting a canonical redirect – #40309
REST API The REST API is an acronym for the RESTful Application Program Interface (API) that uses HTTP requests to GET, PUT, POST and DELETE data. It is how the front end of an application (think “phone app” or “website”) can communicate with the data store (think “database” or “file system”) https://developer.wordpress.org/rest-api/.
- Move the
WP_Query args filter Filters are one of the two types of Hooks https://codex.wordpress.org/Plugin_API/Hooks. They provide a way for functions to modify data of other functions. They are the counterpart to Actions. Unlike Actions, filters are meant to work in an isolated manner, and should never have side effects such as affecting global variables and output. after the
tax_query is setup – #42762
- Only include the controller’s own taxonomy A taxonomy is a way to group things together. In WordPress, some common taxonomies are category, link, tag, or post format. https://codex.wordpress.org/Taxonomies#Default_Taxonomies. in it’s schema – #51940
- Expose all themes in the themes controller – #50152
- Use a front-end URL A specific web address of a website or web page on the Internet, such as a website’s URL www.wordpress.org for loopback tests – #52097
Thanks to everyone who contributed to WordPress Core on Trac last week:
@johnbillion (3), @engahmeds3ed (2), @TimothyBlynJacobs (2), @mukesh27 (2), @jorbin (1), @munyagu (1), @Clorith (1), @technosailor (1), @atimmer (1), @iamfriendly (1), @MadtownLems (1), @vladytimy (1), @denisco (1), @Krstarica (1), @hareesh-pillai (1), @bobbingwide (1), @lpawlik (1), @spacedmonkey (1) and @activecoder (1).
Please welcome our 3 new Core contributors Core contributors are those who have worked on a release of WordPress, by creating the functions or finding and patching bugs. These contributions are done through Trac. https://core.trac.wordpress.org. of the week ♥️
@engahmeds3ed, @vladytimy and @activecoder.
Core committers: @timothyblynjacobs (8), @sergeybiryukov (3) and @desrosj (1).