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Opened 7 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#21657 closed enhancement (fixed)

When setup can't write to wp-config.php, the code textarea should be read only

Reported by: jblz Owned by: nacin
Milestone: 3.5 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Upgrade/Install Keywords: has-patch
Focuses: Cc:
PR Number:


Users can accidentally overwrite or append erroneous text to the contents and then copy a bad wp-config. Making this field readonly would prevent that and bring the UI in line with the textarea.code elements in wp-admin/network.php.

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21657.patch (638 bytes) - added by jblz 7 years ago.

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Change History (3)

7 years ago

#1 @nacin
7 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 3.5

#2 @nacin
7 years ago

  • Owner set to nacin
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

In [21869]:

If wp-config.php is not writable from setup-config, make the resulting textarea readonly. props jblz, fixes #21657.

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