[wp-hackers] Development Process

Ryan Boren ryan at boren.nu
Sat Jul 29 06:31:59 GMT 2006

Computer Guru wrote:
> OK, about this 'going nowhere'
> If I write a plugin that will open a plugin file, grab something called
> 'update uri' from the meta data, access that URI, and see if the versions
> match, will you include it in the core?
> I'd do it, it's not too hard. But it is 100% useless unless the meta data is
> made an official part of WP, and it is used by *all* plugin authors, else
> it's just another broken standard.
> Is that fair?

It's already been done.  The three very simple plugin headers defined 
here look good to me.


And yes, we would include it in the core.  I'd like to get something 
into 2.2.


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