[wp-hackers] Modifying wp-comments-post.php to accept new custom
peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk
Wed Sep 24 07:41:40 GMT 2008
> Sorry, Seems that filter will be useless, as wp_insert_comment()
> completely ignores any extra fields which you pass it, So you -will-
> need to modify core files and add the item to the compact() in
> wp_insert_comment() too (line 700ish of wp-includes/comment.php)
Yeah it does. :-(
But then it would have to magically guess the field names.
It looks like we need an action in wp_insert_comment which passes the ID
of the new comment and the $commentdata to the action handlers so they
can do things based on that - like add extra info to the database.
That way you can collect and process the data on pre_process_comment and
insert it on the new action hook.
How does that sound?
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