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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#22047 closed enhancement (duplicate)

Do action 'save_post' for attachments in 'wp_insert_attachment()'

Reported by: dnaber-de's profile dnaber-de Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 3.5
Component: Media Keywords: has-patch
Focuses: Cc:


I'm currently change my plugins to use meta boxes instead of the filter 'attachment_fields_to_edit' to add fields to the attachment edit screen. Adding meta boxes works as expected like for all other post types.

They usual way to evaluate meta boxes is a callback on 'save_post' for all other post-types. At the moment there are two actions for the attachment post type: 'add_attachment' and 'edit_attachment'. I think it would be consistent to do the action 'save_post' also in 'wp_insert_attachment()'. Or at least provide an action like 'save_attachment'.

Attachments (1)

22407.patch (1.5 KB) - added by c3mdigital 12 years ago.
adds save_post and edit_post actions to wp_insert_attachment

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Change History (5)

#1 @DrewAPicture
12 years ago

Related: #21391 - Move attachment editing (media.php) to use standard post type UI

#2 @ocean90
12 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Media
  • Keywords needs-patch added; dev-feedback 2nd-opinion removed
  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 3.5

12 years ago

adds save_post and edit_post actions to wp_insert_attachment

#3 @c3mdigital
12 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch added; needs-patch removed

#4 @nacin
12 years ago

  • Milestone 3.5 deleted
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed
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