[wp-hackers] wp-config.php, wp-load.php, and ABSPATH
wp-hackers at striderweb.com
Wed Sep 16 18:46:07 UTC 2009
On Sep 16, 2009, at 10:03 AM, Otto wrote:
>> P.S. -- In all of this, I'm not sure I've ever heard a satisfactory
>> explanation for WHY all these things should be enqueued anyway.
>> Dependencies, sure, but why for a stylesheet or script that
>> doesn't have
>> any dependencies?
> Duplication prevention. If you enqueue the same script (by identifier)
> multiple times from multiple plugins, it will still only output the
> script link once. If you tried to output it twice, then it'd cause a
> page error, most likely, since it'd be trying to redefine functions.
Great info all around, Otto. Thanks for this.
and enqueues it as "xyz". Plugin B includes the same library and also
enqueues it as "xyz". Okay, through the magic of code there is no
duplication. But what happens if Plugin A has an older version of the
library? If that gets loaded then Plugin B is stuck with the older
version. Is there a way to avoid that? A way to ensure the newer
(Frankly, it would be cool if there were a way to enqueue a PHP
library as well....)
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