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Monthly Archives: May 2007

WordPress 2.2 Released

WordPress 2.2 “Getz” is now official. I’ve listed some of the changes previously, but here’s another quick rundown: Atom feeds updated to Atom 1.0 Preliminary support for Atom Publishing Protocol Widgets are now supported in core Protection against activating broken plugins “Deactivate All Plugins” button. Sadly, my “Reactivate All Plugins” patch didn’t make it into this release. Hopefully you’ll see it in WP 2.3. Improvements to comment management Code optimizations and speedups Future WYSIWYG support … Continue reading

WordPress 2.2 Release Candidate 2 Now Available

There have been some more bugfixes applied, and there is now a second RC available. Details are in Ryan Boren’s announcement. WordPress 2.2 RC2 — You’re soaking in it! (In other words, I’m running it here 😉 ) By the way, one other change in this version that I don’t think has been mentioned in the previous announcements: In the “Write Post” screen, the post preview is no longer displayed directly in the page. Instead, … Continue reading

WordPress 2.2 Release Candidate 1 Now Available

Last night, rob1n tagged WordPress 2.2 RC1 in the svn repository, and Ryan Boren posted an announcement on his blog. That means that at this point, there shouldn’t be any major feature changes going into this branch, just bugfixes. It also means that it’s almost ready for official release. If you know what you’re doing, and you are willing to help test for and report bugs, download it from the Release Archives and give it … Continue reading