[wp-hackers] Checking plugin version

Mike Schinkel mike at newclarity.net
Sat Sep 22 22:29:08 UTC 2012

On Sep 22, 2012, at 3:00 PM, Otto <otto at ottodestruct.com> wrote:
> The directory name is reliable enough for most needs, since plugin
> installs are built-in to WordPress. There are virtually no users
> manually installing plugins and using their own directory names as
> well.

Point of note: or the typical blogger that is true.  But professional site builders many choose to put selected plugins into the /mu-plugins directory and those plugins are only loaded if not in a subdirectory which means developers may choose to organize those plugins different than the default install would load them.  Just FYI.


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