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Opened 3 years ago

Closed 23 months ago

Last modified 23 months ago

#18514 closed defect (bug) (wontfix)

WPautoP via AJAX

Reported by: WraithKenny Owned by: WraithKenny
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 3.2
Component: Editor Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:

Description

Investing doing wpautop as an ajax request (see http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/17144#comment:9 ).

At the cost of slower tab switching, several bugs could be resolved (and end much complaining about "TinyMCE mangled my code" and "Disable autop" requests).

Patch and/or Proof-of-Concept plugin incoming.

Change History (9)

comment:1 WraithKenny3 years ago

  • Status changed from new to accepted

related #17537 which was closed as "maybelater"

comment:3 WraithKenny3 years ago

Simple plugin available to test the concept:
http://github.com/WraithKenny/ajax-autop

Tested #11947 an #17537 which are fixed by calling autop via ajax.

comment:4 WraithKenny3 years ago

The delay caused by the ajax is < 200ms for my tests (from firebug)

comment:5 scribu3 years ago

The delay caused by the ajax is < 200ms for my tests (from firebug)

That's totally dependant on the network connection. The delay will naturally be lower when testing on localhost.

Version 0, edited 3 years ago by scribu (next)

comment:6 nacin2 years ago

  • Version changed from 3.3 to 3.2

comment:7 WraithKenny2 years ago

I had forgotten about this ticket. I deleted the test plugin unfortunately.

Yeah, the test was definitely localhost; I didn't consider that it'd be considerably longer live (which it really would be significantly longer).

Nevertheless, Tab switching is generally considered to be a rare event and one that users shouldn't do very often at all, so the length of delay could be acceptable at much longer times I think.

I still think these many months later that this is a good idea... If there's any interest I'll rebuilt the testing plugin...

comment:8 WraithKenny23 months ago

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from accepted to closed

Not worth working on.

comment:9 helenyhou23 months ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
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