[wp-hackers] Theme options in db: automatic deletion?
eric at eam.me
Tue Nov 1 17:41:24 UTC 2011
And sorry, I was trying to allude to a feature I think should be in core
(and think was on the slate at one point in time).
Right now, plugins have both activation and deactivation hooks, though they
aren't used well. There was at one point a ticket open to add
activation/deactivation hooks for themes as well ... but I'm not sure what
progress was made there.
What I was referring to by the "Delete" links in the UI are the existing
delete links in core. Both themes and plugins have Delete links on the
admin panels ... clicking those links can and should fire an appropriate
action hook for each. That would not introduce any inconsistent UX for
On Tue, Nov 1, 2011 at 10:27 AM, Chip Bennett <chip at chipbennett.net> wrote:
> Sorry, that was a piggy-back, and was more in response to Eric's previous
> On Tue, Nov 1, 2011 at 12:03 PM, Mike Schinkel
> <mikeschinkel at newclarity.net>wrote:
> > On Nov 1, 2011, at 12:59 PM, Chip Bennett wrote:
> > > (Again IMHO) Introducing inconsistent UX for deleting Themes versus
> > > deleting Plugins would be detrimental to users.
> > Was that directly in response to my comments, or did you just piggyback
> > my response to reply to the thread in general?
> > FWIW, I agree with consistency. What I was proposing I was thinking would
> > be a good idea for all theme/plugins, but of course core would need to
> > support it by recognizing hooks for plugin/theme data archiving...
> > -Mike
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