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Opened 13 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#14656 closed defect (bug) (wontfix)

Better Error Message on Date/Time functionality

Reported by: hakre's profile hakre Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: General Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


Currently Wordpress does warn that something does not work with Date/Time in admin when using a PHP version < 5.2.

From a usability standpoint it would be useful to extend the error message with the concrete technical cause of the error so that admins do not need to get themselves educated any further prior to just fixing the issue.

Suggested fix would be to add some more info to the error message, like the needed PHP version: "You need at least PHP version 5.2 to have this feature enabled.". Currently that information is missing.

Change History (2)

#1 @hakre
13 years ago

As reported, upgrading to PHP 5.2 does remove the error message.

Related: #9751

#2 @nacin
12 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

This string will be gone in 3.2.

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