We’ll be hosting test scrub for WordPress 5.8 on 2021-05-28 13:15 in the core-test channel.
The following tickets will be manually tested:
If we’ll have enough time and volunteers, we’ll also test the Widget 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. Editor:
Help Test the Widgets Editor for WordPress 5.8
What you need
- WordPress Develop environment
- WordPress Beta A pre-release of software that is given out to a large group of users to trial under real conditions. Beta versions have gone through alpha testing in-house and are generally fairly close in look, feel and function to the final product; however, design changes often occur as part of the process. Tester plugin 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 WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party for the second ticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker.
How to apply a 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.
Trac An open source project by Edgewall Software that serves as a bug tracker and project management tool for WordPress. ticket, for example
npm run grunt patch:35449
How to fetch and then checkout a PR, for example, PR 828
git fetch upstream pull/828/head:pr-828
git checkout pr-828
or for PR:
npm run grunt patch:https://github.com/WordPress/wordpress-develop/pull/828
Check the handbook for more ways to test patches.
See you very soon! 👋