[wp-hackers] Plugin Name Collisions

Aaron Harun admin at anthologyoi.com
Sun Jun 22 01:11:59 GMT 2008

I've noticed that this happens to me when plugins have the same plugin
URL and plugin author. I have a lot of unreleased plugins that WP
keeps trying to have me upgrade thinking that they are one of my
released plugins.

On Sat, Jun 21, 2008 at 7:10 PM, Jacob Santos <wordpress at santosj.name> wrote:
> I have two plugins, one is named "Performance Testing" (changed to
> Performance Benchmark Testing), which is conflicting with the "Memory
> Increase" plugin.
> This should not happen and I'm not sure what the reason this is happening
> is. It not comforting to have WordPress say it will upgrade the plugin for
> you when you the plugin that will be downloaded is not the one you have
> currently installed.
> Is there a reason there would be a naming conflict between the names of two
> plugins?
> Jacob Santos
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