[wp-hackers] Plugin directory zip issue

Dan Kuykendall dan at kuykendall.org
Fri Mar 23 04:32:24 GMT 2007

Lloyd Budd wrote:
> On 3/22/07, Dan Kuykendall <dan at kuykendall.org> wrote:
>> In the last couple of days I have gone ahead and moved podPress to the
>> wordpress.org plugin directory, so that I can try and participate more
>> with the plugin community.
>> Most things are working nicely, the readme.txt solution is pretty handy.
>> Anyways, I recently release version 7.7 of my plugin, so the download
>> link is now for http://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/podpress.7.7.zip
> Though generally, it sounds like you are correct, it seems like there
> is likely an immediate work around. My guess it is just a matter of
> doing something a little different in the readme file, neither Akismet
> nor Subscribe to Comments include the version in the zip file name.

The problem with using the non-versioned
http://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/podpress.zip is that this is the
trunk code. I like to be able to pass code back and forth between dev
installs, and other developers using svn, so really dont want users
always getting the latest code that way.

Dan Kuykendall (aka Seek3r)

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