[wp-hackers] new post status : ban (/deleted)

James Davis james at freecharity.org.uk
Tue Sep 2 12:44:14 GMT 2008

Malaiac wrote:
> Since there is a validation process now, what is the proper status for
> a "submitted for review" post when the editor does not want to publish
> the post ?
> "draft" ... "pending" .... editor want to publish = "publish"... do
> not want = "???"
> Of course posts can be deleted. But keeping banished posts in database
> can be useful for further references and cross checking.
> What do you think ? Should I keep my idea to myself and hack a new
> status into the database (I do need this status), or is the idea worth
> of submitting ?

I don't really have an opinion on this but there should be a better word
than 'banished', perhaps 'returned for review'. The meaning of 'ban'
could be easily confused.


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