[wp-hackers] load_plugin_textdomain()

Stephen Rider wp-hackers at striderweb.com
Tue Jul 29 12:56:05 GMT 2008

On Jul 28, 2008, at 9:51 PM, Jacob Santos wrote:

> It should be pointed out that users already have the power to check  
> whether or not plugins and themes use deprecated code with WordPress  
> 2.5+. All they have to do is add
> define('WP_DEBUG', true);
> to their wp-config.php file and they are done. If a plugin or theme  
> uses deprecated functions, then an unfriendly message will appear  
> telling the user that something is using a deprecated function. The  
> usefulness of it ends there, but you could build a plugin, which  
> goes down further and checks which file the deprecated function is  
> being called in.

I tried that for the first time yesterday.  The problem is that  
***without any plugins***, WP_DEBUG _still_ throws out two dozen  
messages when I pull up a page.  So the "deprecated" notices are  
buried in a lot of baggage.

That needs to change for WP_DEDBUG to be really useful


Stephen Rider

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