EDIT: Plugins trac Trac is the place where contributors create issues for bugs or feature requests much like GitHub.https://core.trac.wordpress.org/. is up and running again. Everything should be good now. -Otto
As with all those things we migrated, SVN Short for "SubVersioN", it's the code management system used to maintain the plugins hosted on WordPress.org. It's similar to git. had to move too. It’s on shiny new servers, which hopefully will resolve the issues where a plugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party was approved and didn’t generate SVN folders properly.
Currently everything’s up and running except for plugins trac. As Otto put it, “with 1.8 million commits, that takes a while” …
Systems is keeping tabs on it, and will fix anything weird with trac. Don’t panic if it goes off line or things aren’t updating properly. Be patient with us if we’re reviewing your changes (we have to do it manually now). We’ll update when there’s something to say other than “Yup, it’s syncing.”