[wp-hackers] Adding an output buffer callback

scribu scribu at gmail.com
Mon Nov 2 12:41:14 UTC 2009

>  One of the most common support issues I have with my Shashin (Picasa photo
> viewer) plugin is conflicts with Google Analytics plugins, so at least some
> of them do in fact interfere with the output of other plugins. My plugin
> creates links with onclicks to enable the photo viewer, and at least some of
> the GA plugins blithely overwrite those onclicks with their own, breaking my
> plugin. Please keep this in mind when working on your plugin - check for an
> existing onclick before creating one. You can probably add your instructions
> to the end of an existing onclick, but please test it first.

That's a prime example for why un-obtrusive javascript is better:

Both plugins should attach onClick handlers using jQuery:



More information about the wp-hackers mailing list