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Opened 4 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

#51414 closed task (blessed) (fixed)

Further improve the local development environment docs

Reported by: johnbillion's profile johnbillion Owned by:
Milestone: 5.7 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Build/Test Tools Keywords: ongoing
Focuses: docs Cc:


Following on from #50058.

There are further improvements that can be made to the project readme file to make it easier for first time contributors to get started.

This ticket will track these changes.

Change History (8)

This ticket was mentioned in PR #641 on WordPress/wordpress-develop by pbearne.

4 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch added

#2 @johnbillion
4 years ago

In 49594:

Docs: Correct the Chocolatey package name for Node in the local environment setup instructions.

Props pbearne

See #51414

#3 @johnbillion
4 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch removed
  • Milestone changed from 5.6 to Future Release

I've been struggling to improve these docs without reimplementing three handbook pages at the same time. This needs a more cohesive approach. I'll raise it with the docs team.

#4 @SergeyBiryukov
3 years ago

In 49957:

Docs: Clarify the instructions on starting the local environment for the first time.

This adds a mention of cloning the repository before running the npm commands in the terminal.

Props justinahinon.
Fixes #52278. See #51414.

This ticket was mentioned in Slack in #docs by paaljoachim. View the logs.

3 years ago

#6 @isabel_brison
3 years ago

#51591 was marked as a duplicate.

#8 @johnbillion
2 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Future Release to 5.7
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed
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