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Opened 3 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#49976 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Allow plugin author to select a reason when closing a plugin

Reported by: ttodua's profile ttodua Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Plugins Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


When plugin developer closes the plugin, there needs to be some kind of dropdown, where he selects the REASON for closure. That is quite useful things to let the world know the reason. For example, possible dropdowns:

  • Depreciated in favor of plugin X (X is input field for the plugin)
  • WP core implemented the feature (or the Parent plugin, for which the current plugin comes as module, for example, "XYZ for Woocommerce" is depreciated, because Woocommerce implemented that feature)
  • Lack of resource/ability to monitor/maintain it.
  • Other reason.

Change History (2)

#1 @Otto42
3 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

Tickets for modifying the behavior of the site should be made on the Meta Trac:

#2 @desrosj
3 years ago

  • Summary changed from Close reason to Allow plugin author to select a reason when closing a plugin
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