[wp-hackers] Migrating plugins to 2.7

Jennifer Hodgdon yahgrp at poplarware.com
Tue Oct 21 01:12:50 GMT 2008

I have put a few things into the Codex Migrating articles for 2.6 and 
2.7. Anything else that should be added? Any corrections? (Edit or 
send additions/corrections to me or to the list.)

For instance, I don't do much with theming, but wasn't there something 
about some styles that themes needed to define for 2.6 to deal with 
media correctly (or was that in 2.5)?

The current articles are at:


Jennifer Hodgdon wrote:
> Joost de Valk wrote:
>> Same goes for themes, that's quite a bit of work.
> Yes, it is some work, and we need to compile a list for Plugins and for 
> Themes, for 2.5-2.6 migration, and 2.6-2.7 migration.
> I can write it but I am not sure what needs to be written. If people can 
> send suggestions to me directly or to the Hackers list, I will be happy 
> to compile them into something reasonably readable. Just send a quick 
> note. Here's an example:
> Plugin, 2.6-2.7: plugins need to register their options, see 
> http://trac.wordpress.org/browser/trunk/wp-admin/includes/plugin.php#L800
> Thanks,
>     Jennifer

Jennifer Hodgdon * Poplar ProductivityWare

Drupal/WordPress Sites, Themes, Modules/Plugins
Custom Web Programming, Web Databases
PHP, Perl, MySQL, JavaScript, XML, AJAX

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