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Changes between Initial Version and Version 21 of Ticket #56876

02/21/2023 02:28:14 AM (14 months ago)

Updated description per comment:20.


  • Ticket #56876

    • Property Component changed from General to Administration
    • Property Summary changed from WP_List_Table should prevent using dynamic properties as they are not allowed in PHP 8.2 to Refactor magic methods in WP_List_Table, WP_User_Query, WP_Text_Diff_Renderer_Table and WP_Admin_Bar classes
    • Property Version changed from trunk to
    • Property Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 6.2
    • Property Keywords has-patch has-unit-tests php82 added; needs-patch needs-unit-tests removed
  • Ticket #56876 – Description

    initial v21  
    1 Developers should get a notice when trying to get or set a dynamic property on `WP_List_Table`.
    2 The current implementation of the class correctly handles some dynamic properties.
    3 But, in addition to the allowed dynamic properties, it enables the use of arbitrary properties.
    4 This behavior is incompatible with PHP 8.2 and should be fixed.
     1`WP_List_Table`, `WP_User_Query`, and `WP_Text_Diff_Renderer_Table` classes implement some magic methods.
     3But these magic methods need to be refactored to ensure that these classes are compatible with PHP 8.2 (the magic methods in these classes are only partially implemented, the missing/incomplete magic methods should be added/refactored).
     5Also, developers should get a warning when they try to set (get) dynamic properties on objects of these classes.
     7As for the `WP_Admin_Bar` class: an investigation is needed to decide whether `WP_Admin_Bar::__get()` can be removed.
    69Props to @jrf for identifying the issue 👏.