Core Team Update – June 12, 2023


Code Overview

  • CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.: A Week in Core (TracTrac Trac is the place where contributors create issues for bugs or feature requests much like GitHub. and svn):
    • 30 commits by 8 committers.
    • 48 contributors including 7 new contributors.
    • 67 tickets created.
    • 3 tickets reopened.
    • 44 tickets closed.
  • GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc.
  • Trac stats from WCEU Contributor DayContributor Day Contributor Days are standalone days, frequently held before or after WordCamps but they can also happen at any time. They are events where people get together to work on various areas of There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus.
    • 14 tickets created.
    • 181 ticket updates.
    • 68 unique tickets updated.
    • 4 change commits.
    • 13 new GitHubGitHub GitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner. pull requests.
    • 15 patches uploaded.