[wp-hackers] Plugin updates

Joost de Valk joost at yoast.com
Mon Dec 7 07:58:57 UTC 2009

On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 8:53 AM, Mark Jaquith <markjaquith at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Dec 6, 2009 at 2:55 PM, Joost de Valk <joost at yoast.com> wrote:
> > I only missed one: the plugin file in that tags directory. Now a very
> weird
> > thing happened: if you downloaded the plugin, you got version 3.2.5. If
> you
> > were on 3.2.2 and upgraded, you got 3.2.5. However, if you were on 3.2.4,
> > you didn't get an update notice...
> >
> > That sounds like a bug, doesn't it?
> Ah, I misread this. It might be peeking at the version in the plugin
> file, instead of relying on the tag name. It should be handled
> consistently, not offering you two different versions based on what
> version you're currently running, no matter what mistakes you make in
> the plugin file's meta version.
> That's what I thought, thanks for taking action!

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