[wp-hackers] Re: [spam-stopper] New plugin version
r.haeder at will-hier-weg.de
Tue Oct 17 21:28:19 GMT 2006
> Just a few of the SK2 plugins out there not written by drDave:
Okay, I have grabbed them all. But some people does not.
I guess they are not against SK2 nor Dr. Dave. :-) But they just don't want to
use SK2 for what reason they have. They shall have this reason and you cannot
force them to use product A (SK2) to have product B (e.g. my CPR plugin).
Anyway. Your script is in GPL and GPL allows us all to write our own version -
with new title and version number, of course - when we like.
I already have some reasons to not upgrade to 2.1 or what comes next because
this will destroy my (released) patched core scripts.
With this hook we are talking here we all (or maybe some of us) have another
reason to not upgrade. That means in other words: Sooner or later people will
go away from WP because an other "split" of WP is much better than the
I guess Matt is interested in patches which makes his core script
more "comfortable" to us plug-in coders. So why is he not taking his chance
in this matter? Maybe he does already think in background about this
idea. :-) Let's hope it! ;-)
> They are very easy to write - as easy as writing a WordPress plugin in
And a little extension to the core files (no changes, just a new core
function) and we can continue develop WP plugins and not SK2-plugins :-)
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