Comments component

The Comments component covers all aspects of Comments within WordPress. This includes the API and UI of comment display, submission, editing, moderation, spam, and trashing. and deleting.

What’s going on right now?

  • Usable comment error pages (#4332)
  • Improve the Moderate Comment screen (#34133)
  • Send Notification Email When a Comment is Approved From Moderation (#33717)
  • Paged wp_list_comments() should always output something (#11248)
  • and more

Future projects

Subcomponents: Pings/Trackbacks.

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169 open tickets in the Comments component

169 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
5.0.1 8 5 1 0
5.1 3 6 1 0
Awaiting Review 28 33 7 0
Future Release 36 38 2 1

169 open tickets. Last 7 days: +0 tickets

22 tickets that have no replies

View list on Trac

  • #34389  Comment pagination settings should discourage infinite comments-per-page ui performance
  • #35432  `wp_list_comments()` should perform a more modest fallback comment query performance
  • #35650  title_reply_to should work when javascript is enabled
  • #36593  Adminpanel Edit comment then added only space value saved. javascript administration
  • #36854  Fix for comment reply button focus on button elements in js javascript
  • #37398  Decrease the comment number before pagination to 20 performance
  • #38074  comments_template needs a filter for $top_level_args
  • #39505  Add an option to add custom classes to comment_reply_link() template
  • #40664  Handling of empty comments ui
  • #40901  get_comments_number_text() third argument parsing weirdly template
  • #41009  Add filter to comment form class
  • #41846  Avoid PHP notice in get_comment_reply_link() for null comment
  • #42952  Add comments about JS removal of message query_arg docs administration
  • #43015  function get_previous_comments_link not working in front page
  • #43183  wp-comments-post.php endpoint support for OPTIONS
  • #43429  Add "In response to …" before threaded comments in comment feed
  • #43855  Comments with date in the future must not showing
  • #43907  JS WordPress Coding Standards — Add Space In The Method Call coding-standards
  • #44226  Link to Privacy Policy in comment consent privacy
  • #44485  Allow some functions from comments-template.php to accept a comment or post ID
  • #44841  docs: Fix mismatch parameter type on comments_popup_link() docs
  • #44922  Have comments panel by default active on posts screen.

10 tickets slated for 5.1

View list in Trac

  • #8973  Function get_page_of_comment() returns incorrect page numbers
  • #22889  Reconsider no-JS ?replytocom= links
  • #33735  Reduce Duplication and Improve Comment Notification Email Functions
  • #35501  Dashboard page: incorrect work of "Activity" group box bottom counters javascript administration
  • #35937  Visual improvements for the comment "pending status" ui accessibility
  • #39732  Allowing wp_update_comment() to return WP_Error
  • #42379  Add a "Mine" filter to the Comments screen administration
  • #43586  Minor UI adjustments to the Author box in the Edit Comment screen ui administration
  • #43587  UI adjustments to the Status box in the Edit Comment screen ui administration
  • #44237  Add filter for comment flood message text

169 open tickets

Open bugs: 75. View list on Trac

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