[wp-hackers] add_magic_quotes() Plans for removal?

Peter Westwood peter.westwood at ftwr.co.uk
Mon Mar 7 16:33:36 UTC 2011

On 7 Mar 2011, at 15:51, Chip Bennett wrote:

> Are core decisions normally made based on how they will impact Plugins -
> Plugins which are *not maintained by core*?
> I don't have a particular preference on this issue; I just found your
> response to be both interesting, and unexpected.
> I hope - and assume - that the core team generally make decisions based
> primarily on what is best for the core project, and for the community as a
> whole. Generally speaking, I would likewise assume that Plugin developers
> are expected to make appropriate modifications when core makes a change such
> as the one discussed below.
> (And isn't implementation of such changes exactly why the
> function-deprecation process exists?)

Core decisions are made more on how they affect users.

This is a decision is user based it just happens to involve plugins :)

Peter Westwood
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