[wp-hackers] Re: Custom Fields on Attachments

Glenn Ansley glenn at glennansley.com
Wed Apr 9 00:46:14 GMT 2008

I'm referring to the ability to add another field to the uploaded file
attributes after uploads and to then process that data. This would be in the
same place one edits the File's name, caption, description.

On Tue, Apr 8, 2008 at 7:40 PM, Glenn Ansley <glenn at glennansley.com> wrote:

> I was thinking it would be logically possible to add custom fields to
> attachments since WordPress creates a new "post" for each attachment.
> I can't seem to find a hook that would allow this though and I know the
> new interface for attachments is flash. Is this even possible.
> The reason I ask is I want to add a "order number" field to my uploads.
> Currently I am using the caption/post_content field.
> Thanks.

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