[wp-hackers] Why hard-code the base URL (and directory)?
lists.automattic.com--wp-hackers at hydrostarr.com
Sun Mar 11 16:19:54 UTC 2012
Why does WordPress hard-code the base URL and directory? (Both are
hard-coded in back-end database.) Why not leave this up to Apache
mappings in my Linux installs, making all references to paths (either in
URL/web space or filesystem space) relative? This seems to be how may
other web apps in my server installs do it.
Makes it difficult to port/test/demo installs/sites modularly. eg, when
demo-ing multiple, independent revs of same site to client, like in:
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