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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181 open tickets in the Comments component

181 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
24 25 4 0
5.3 2 4 0 0
Awaiting Review 40 33 3 0
Future Release 22 21 2 1

181 open tickets. Last 7 days: +1 ticket

27 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
  • #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
  • #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
  • #44922  Have comments panel by default active on posts screen.
  • #46006  comment_form() function doesn't call `comment_form_after_fields` action if fields was set to empty array
  • #46011  Argument types mismatch docs coding-standards
  • #46328  Long spam link mobile view
  • #46398  "Email me whenever" in options-discussion.php is wrong
  • #46479  Set rel=noopener in comment fields
  • #46926  May be a bug of comment_form_title() function?
  • #47413  nested paragraphs in comment post errors
  • #47447  Allow client-side storing of comment meta javascript

6 tickets slated for 5.3

View list in Trac

  • #8973  Function get_page_of_comment() returns incorrect page numbers
  • #39732  Allowing wp_update_comment() to return WP_Error
  • #41545  Allow cmd/ctrl-enter to submit comment forms javascript
  • #43587  UI adjustments to the Status box in the Edit Comment screen ui administration
  • #45800  Add short circuits for WP_Comment_Query
  • #47174  Comment reply links are always to first comment form on a page when $withcomments variable is set to true

181 open tickets

Open bugs: 88. View list on Trac

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