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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174 open tickets in the Comments component

174 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
22 22 4 0
5.4 6 5 0 0
Awaiting Review 31 21 3 0
Future Release 27 30 2 1

174 open tickets. Last 7 days: -1 ticket

12 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
  • #39505  Add an option to add custom classes to comment_reply_link() template
  • #42952  Add comments about JS removal of message query_arg docs administration
  • #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
  • #46479  Set rel=noopener in comment fields
  • #47447  Allow client-side storing of comment meta javascript
  • #48519  Comment reply form in admin incompatible with most custom fields plugins administration
  • #49181  Clarify accepted values for style argument in wp_list_comments() docs
  • #49206  Update `wp_allow_comment()` and `pre_comment_approved` docs with possible `trash` return value docs

11 tickets slated for 5.4

View list in Trac

  • #33735  Reduce Duplication and Improve Comment Notification Email Functions
  • #37826  Can't manage comments of trashed posts
  • #38009  #reply-title.comment-reply-title not updating when replying to an individual
  • #39732  Allowing wp_update_comment() to return WP_Error
  • #43587  UI adjustments to the Status box in the Edit Comment screen ui administration
  • #47510  Developer tool – Best Practice – input comment field Does not use passive listeners javascript performance
  • #48093  get_comment_count() should return an integer for all counts of all statuses
  • #48536  Allow cmd/ctrl-enter to submit comment forms in wp-admin javascript administration
  • #48751  Make the list table "action links" always visible or provide an option for that ui accessibility
  • #48772  Missing post ID as parameter for get_comments_number_text()
  • #48814  Comment marked as spam displays poorly in mobile view ui css

174 open tickets

Open bugs: 86. View list on Trac

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