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

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172 open tickets in the Comments component

172 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
22 23 4 0
5.4 2 2 0 0
Awaiting Review 31 28 4 0
Future Release 26 26 2 1
5.3 0 0 0 1

172 open tickets. Last 7 days: +1 ticket

11 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
  • #41009  Add filter to comment form class
  • #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
  • #48088  Anonymous Avatar should be served locally

5 tickets slated for 5.4

View list in Trac

  • #37826  Can't manage comments of trashed posts
  • #39732  Allowing wp_update_comment() to return WP_Error
  • #43587  UI adjustments to the Status box in the Edit Comment screen ui administration
  • #48022  Support "ugc" rel attribute value in comments
  • #48093  get_comment_count() should return an integer for all counts of all statuses

172 open tickets

Open bugs: 81. View list on Trac

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