[wp-hackers] 2.4 Feature Proposal: New general meta-data table

Omry Yadan omry at yadan.net
Thu Oct 4 20:50:41 GMT 2007

I don't think putting the options there would be a good idea.

many users understand the options table and know how to change values
there manually.

putting it into a generic metadata table will make wordpress much more
opaque to users.

Otto wrote:

> Also note that this one table could replace both the postmeta and the
> options tables. If you consider the "blog" as a possible object with
> an object_id (instead of a blog_id), that is. Might need an autoload
> column to be fully compatible, I suppose.

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