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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167 open tickets in the Comments component

167 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
22 22 4 0
5.5 4 3 0 0
Awaiting Review 29 20 3 0
Future Release 26 31 2 1

167 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
  • #43759  CS: Fix violations for wp-includes/class-wp-comment-query.php coding-standards
  • #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
  • #49669  Duplicate comments from the same user could be inserted to the database

7 tickets slated for 5.5

View list in Trac

  • #8973  Function get_page_of_comment() returns incorrect page numbers
  • #37826  Can't manage comments of trashed posts
  • #38074  comments_template needs a filter for $top_level_args
  • #39732  Allowing wp_update_comment() to return WP_Error
  • #41009  Add filter to comment form class
  • #49181  Clarify accepted values for style argument in wp_list_comments() docs
  • #49236  Use 'comment' instead of '' for the comment_type db field for comments

167 open tickets

Open bugs: 81. View list on Trac

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