[wp-hackers] Plugin dependency checking
wp at xentek.net
Wed Jun 17 05:39:25 GMT 2009
On Jun 16, 2009, at 6:02 PM, Stephen Rider wrote:
> Certainly in the context of this thread, we have moved away from the
> idea of specifying plugin dependencies in favor of one plugin
> providing some sort of function that another plugin can look for.
> Certainly within current WordPress plugins it is frowned upon to
> look for "WordPress version x.x"; instead coders are encouraged to
> look to see if a certain functionality exists.
Couldn't that just be a simple function_exists / method_exists call
(in most cases)?
- Eric Marden
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