Comments component

The Comments component covers all aspects of Comments within WordPress. This includes the APIAPI An API or Application Programming Interface is a software intermediary that allows programs to interact with each other and share data in limited, clearly defined ways. and UIUI User interface 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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185 open tickets in the Comments component

185 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
21 20 3 0
6.2 1 3 0 0
Awaiting Review 49 28 7 0
Future Release 23 28 1 1

185 open tickets. Last 7 days: +0 tickets

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
  • #39505  Add an option to add custom classes to comment_reply_link() template
  • #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 metaMeta Meta is a term that refers to the inside workings of a group. For us, this is the team that works on internal WordPress sites like WordCamp Central and Make WordPress. javascriptJavaScript JavaScript or JS is an object-oriented computer programming language commonly used to create interactive effects within web browsers. WordPress makes extensive use of JS for a better user experience. While PHP is executed on the server, JS executes within a user’s browser.
  • #48519  Comment reply form in adminadmin (and super admin) incompatible with most custom fields plugins administration
  • #49669  Duplicate comments from the same user could be inserted to the database
  • #50361  Highlight if link targets in comments don't refer to the link text
  • #51492  Wrong order of comments when using numbered pagination
  • #52514  Admin dasboard load verry slow at some active plugins – WP Advanced Comment performance
  • #52682  Total comment count is wrong with two meta queries on the same key
  • #52930  Can't close Insert/Edit Link Pop Up when Editting a Comment ui administration
  • #53038  Comment Moderation by Specific Post or Page
  • #53040  Prune IP and Email Addresses from Comments After X Days privacy
  • #53215  get_comments_number should also need comment_type
  • #53228  Unspamming a comment should respect `comment_previously_approved` setting
  • #53674  Approved comment isn't displaying when its parent comment is spam
  • #54234  comment_type of reply should be same as parent
  • #55409  Comment link navigation positioning messed with comment, when i try option “break comment to 50 top level” css
  • #55891  Please add an action for additions within the "comment-metadata" div
  • #55922  Update wp_list_comments type parameter to allow array or string
  • #57106  Allowing comment form error pages
  • #57168  Comments count queries are sometimes way too slow due to needless order clause. performance
  • #57343  HTMLHTML HyperText Markup Language. The semantic scripting language primarily used for outputting content in web browsers. in comments is automatically deleted
  • #57513  All the comments not showing properly in edit posts

4 tickets slated for 6.2

View list in Trac

  • #52322  Add comment / comment id param to get_comment_time
  • #53962  The bugbug A bug is an error or unexpected result. Performance improvements, code optimization, and are considered enhancements, not defects. After feature freeze, only bugs are dealt with, with regressions (adverse changes from the previous version) being the highest priority. allows to see the name(s) of a user(s) who has replied to a comment (not yet authorized). administration privacy
  • #56261  Normalize comment function parameters with mixed case names docs coding-standards
  • #56444  Remove rel="nofollow" from internal links in comments

185 open tickets

Open enhancements: 79 View list on Trac
Open tasks: 1 View list on Trac
Open feature requests: 11 View list on Trac

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