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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

Last modified 12 years ago

#21355 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Crop header images inside the customizer

Reported by: koopersmith's profile koopersmith Owned by: koopersmith's profile koopersmith
Milestone: 3.4.2 Priority: normal
Severity: major Version: 3.4
Component: Customize Keywords: close
Focuses: Cc:


3.4 shipped without the ability to crop header images inside the customizer. This is both sub-optimal and causes a bug.

If a header image is uploaded through the customizer, the theme's header image size restrictions are not enforced, which can lead to oversized headers and broken themes. By adding a crop step, we can ensure the header image is properly sized.

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21355-for-branch.diff (4.7 KB) - added by koopersmith 12 years ago.
Port for the 3.4 branch.

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Change History (23)

#1 @sabreuse
12 years ago

  • Cc sabreuse@… added

#2 @iandstewart
12 years ago

  • Cc ian@… added

#3 @mfields
12 years ago

  • Cc michael@… added

#4 @nacin
12 years ago

  • Milestone changed from 3.5 to 3.4.2

#5 @koopersmith
12 years ago

  • Owner set to koopersmith
  • Status changed from new to accepted

For 3.4.2, let's pull the ability to upload custom headers through the customizer. I'll whip up a patch.

#6 @philiparthurmoore
12 years ago

  • Cc philip@… added

#7 @bananastalktome
12 years ago

  • Cc bananastalktome@… added

#8 @koopersmith
12 years ago

In [21383]:

Remove the ability to upload custom headers in the customizer. Properly handle selecting the correct first tab, and removing the control/section if no tabs exist. see #21355.

To check if the control has any potential tabs and headers, added:

  • WP_Customize_Image_Control->prepare_control()
  • WP_Customize_Header_Image_Control->prepare_control()
  • WP_Customize_Header_Image_Control->default_headers
  • WP_Customize_Header_Image_Control->uploaded_headers

#9 @koopersmith
12 years ago

Note that these changes still need to be ported to the 3.4 branch.

#10 @koopersmith
12 years ago

We'll also need to port [21379] and [21380] to prevent Plupload bugs — see #21437.

#11 @koopersmith
12 years ago

In [21385]:

Add @since documentation, see #21355.

#12 @koopersmith
12 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch needs-testing added

21355-for-branch.diff ports these changes to the 3.4 branch. For testing, I recommend testing on Twenty Eleven and adding Twenty Twelve to your 3.4 checkout, as it allows for custom headers but currently does not register any custom headers by default.

The behavior should work as follows:

  1. The "upload new" tab should never appear.
  1. If header images for this theme have been previously uploaded, there should be an "uploaded" tab. This tab should be selected by default.
  1. If there are default images, there should be a "default" tab. If there are no previously uploaded images, the "default" tab should be selected by default.
  1. If there are no previously uploaded or default header images, then both the header image control and section should be completely hidden.

#13 @koopersmith
12 years ago

In [21386]:

Fix @since blocks... since we already released 3.4.1. see #21355.

12 years ago

Port for the 3.4 branch.

#14 @jjonesftw
12 years ago

I noticed this also. Created #21490 before @jkudish pointed me toward this ticket. Excited to see the ability to crop header image from the customizer!

#15 @jjonesftw
12 years ago

  • Cc justin@… added

#16 @SergeyBiryukov
12 years ago

[21383] broke the customizer for themes without custom header support: #21515.

#17 @SergeyBiryukov
12 years ago

[21383] also broke the customizer in IE for themes with custom header support: #21707.

#18 @mau
12 years ago

  • Cc ngomau@… added

#19 @nacin
12 years ago

In [21724]:

Remove custom header uploads from the customizer.

For the 3.4 branch. It will return when crop ability is added.

props koopersmith.
see #21355. fixes #21515. fixes #21707.
merges [21379] [21380] [21383] [21385] [21386] [21497] [21722].

#20 @nacin
12 years ago

  • Keywords close added; has-patch needs-testing removed

Due to the activity on here, I am thinking we should close this as fixed for 3.4.2 and open a new ticket to add it back with cropping for 3.5.

#21 @nacin
12 years ago

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

Opened #21785.

#22 @mor10
12 years ago

Just piping in with my two cents: When a feature like this is removed - and especially when the feature looks like it disappears entirely like this one does - it is important to make it known in the release documentation. A lot of people are asking why the Header Image function no longer appears in the Customizer when they activate a new theme like Twenty Twelve. For increased usability and less confusion the option should be greyed out in the customizer rather than disappear because right now it's just plain confusing to anyone who hasn't read this thread.

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