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Opened 11 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

#21634 closed feature request (duplicate)

Switch to min.js convention

Reported by: nbachiyski's profile nbachiyski Owned by:
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Most of the projects I use these days use min.js for the filenames of their minified files. This does a couple of good things:

  • Sets some expectations in developers looking at the files. Numerous times I've forgotten for our .dev.js convention and have opened the minified files in a text editor.
  • Sets some expectations in some software tools. For example, ack automatically skips searching min.js files.

Possible problems: I don't see any.

Plugins should be using wp_enqueue_script() and changing paths shouldn't be a problem. Browser caches of developers shouldn't be a huge problem, either.

If everybody is fine with the change, I'd be happy to volunteer and steer the transition, including the patches.

Change History (1)

#1 @SergeyBiryukov
11 years ago

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