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Opened 16 months ago

Last modified 11 months ago

#51414 new task (blessed)

Further improve the local development environment docs

Reported by: johnbillion Owned by:
Milestone: Future Release 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 (7)

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

15 months ago

  • Keywords has-patch added

#2 @johnbillion
14 months ago

In 49594:

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

Props pbearne

See #51414

#3 @johnbillion
14 months 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
13 months 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.

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12 months ago

#6 @isabel_brison
11 months ago

#51591 was marked as a duplicate.

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