[wp-testers] 2.7 bleeding "Install Plugins" bug

Stephen Rider wp-hackers at striderweb.com
Sun Aug 17 13:08:58 GMT 2008

Somebody recently reported that plugins without certain headers (Name,  
Author, Version, etc...) don't show up on the Plugins page.

Sounds as though this is a manifestation of that issue.

If so, the plugin author should fix it.  Check the headers in the PHP  
file to confirm.


On Aug 17, 2008, at 8:00 AM, K-Man wrote:

> I just used the "Install Plugins" feature to install Statpress.  I  
> activated
> it as well.  Upon 'successful' completion, at the Plugins page  
> Statpress is
> not listed anywhere.  However, it is installed as it's listed in the  
> main
> admin navbar.
> I haven't noticed this with other plugins I've installed, perhaps  
> it's just
> an issue with this particular plugin?  Either way I wanted to note  
> it here.
> Thx guys.

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