[wp-hackers] "Action" links for plugins (was Plugin Settings Menu
wp-hackers at striderweb.com
Wed May 21 22:09:47 GMT 2008
I will break this into a couple pieces and put them on Trac (as
separate tickets). Some I think I can handle, some may be beyond me.
I think the setup and uninstall links are one ticket, add_submenu_page
mod is another.
On May 21, 2008, at 10:31 AM, Stephen Rider wrote:
> New function: add_setup_link()
> * Attach a setup page that is linked with a "Setup" link on the
> Plugins page.
> * Link does NOT appear under any Admin menu.
> New function: add_uninstall_link()
> * Attach an uninstall function that is linked with an "Uninstall"
> link on the Plugins page.
> * Confirmation should be built-in to avoid problems with accidental
> * Include parameter to manually repress the confirmation so an
> author can remove OR customize it (default is to show confirmation).
> Modified function: add_submenu_page() (and related functions)
> * When Pages are added to Admin menu, direct link is added to Action
> column of plugin creating that link.
> * Add parameter to specify the link title. Default is "Settings".
> Should be localised.
> - Exception: Pages under "Manage" menu default to "Manage". Should
> be localised.
> * Add parameter to manually repress link in case an author does NOT
> want it to appear (default is to make the link).
> Modified function: (don't know the function)
> * On plugin activation, if add_setup_link() is called, add "Setup"
> link to the "Plugin Activated" blurb at top of plugins page.
> * On plugin activation, if add_submenu_page() is called, add "Go to
> <Settings> page" link to the "Plugin Activated" blurb at top of
> plugins page.
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