Why not upgrade? was (Re: [wp-hackers] Maintenance release,
first gate of "is the issue major?")
computerguru at neosmart.net
Thu Oct 5 18:25:09 GMT 2006
I have a different but similar idea.
AJAX is "in" now, isn't it?
A "nice" nag would be to grey out the text box for posting, just make it 'disabled' with the text
"A new version of WP is now available. You can download it at ------ to stop this reminder.
Click here to continue"
And an option in the WP-admin center to disable this nag....
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> From: wp-hackers-bounces at lists.automattic.com [mailto:wp-hackers-
> bounces at lists.automattic.com] On Behalf Of Lloyd D Budd
> Sent: Thursday, October 05, 2006 9:18 PM
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> Subject: Re: Why not upgrade? was (Re: [wp-hackers] Maintenance
> release, first gate of "is the issue major?")
> On 10/5/06, Bas Bosman <wordpress at nazgul.nu> wrote:
> > I´d even go as far as to have the admin area disable certain
> > (writing posts for instance) when a security release is released
> > bother visitors, only backend users) to "force" people to upgrade.
> > functionality should be on by default, but give people a configurable
> > option to turn it off. Then they have to make a conscious decision
> not to
> > upgrade.
> > Any suggestions on this?
> A nag is appropriate, but forcing seems too much.
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