Privacy component

A weekly office hours is held for the Privacy component every Thursday @ 18:00 UTC.

The meeting is held in the #core-privacy room on Slack.


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88 open tickets in the Privacy component

88 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request
5.8 2 0 0
Awaiting Review 11 22 1
Future Release 10 38 4

88 open tickets. Last 7 days: +0 tickets

3 tickets that have no replies

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  • #46560  Personal Data Export email unit tests found in erasure fulfillment
  • #48265  The privacy export files cleanup can run unlink on directories throwing an error.
  • #49381  Add 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. Documentation to privacy-tools.js javascript docs

2 tickets slated for 5.8

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  • #44314  `user_confirmed_action_email_content` filterFilter Filters are one of the two types of Hooks They provide a way for functions to modify data of other functions. They are the counterpart to Actions. Unlike Actions, filters are meant to work in an isolated manner, and should never have side effects such as affecting global variables and output. run on two different strings
  • #52892  Privacy Export Personal Data: JSONJSON JSON, or JavaScript Object Notation, is a minimal, readable format for structuring data. It is used primarily to transmit data between a server and web application, as an alternative to XML. encoding failure generates invalidinvalid A resolution on the bug tracker (and generally common in software development, sometimes also notabug) that indicates the ticket is not a bug, is a support request, or is generally invalid. JSON in export file

88 open tickets

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Open feature requests: 5 View list on Trac

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