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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#6543 closed enhancement (duplicate)

Group plugins by activation status

Reported by: tmertz Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: low
Severity: minor Version: 2.5
Component: Administration Keywords: dev-feedback 2nd-opinion
Focuses: Cc:


Right now plugins are sorted alphabetically, regardless of their activation status.
Personally I would like to see some sort of grouping, specifically grouping the active and inactive plugins in seperate groups. Is that possible?

Change History (3)

#1 @DD32
12 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Administration
  • Keywords dev-feedback 2nd-opinion added
  • Milestone changed from 2.5.1 to 2.7

I had this exact thought late in the 2.5 development cycle, To me it seems redundant trying to seperate by colour, as well as having a repeating column of the status of the plugin.

For People with a small number of plugins, or with plugins which are mainly activated, the single table makes sense.

However, once you get into a larger number of plugins, Many of which may be deactivated(As happens with test blogs), seperating them into seperate tables makes more sense IMO.

Setting to a 2.7 milestone pending a patch and agreement on implementing or not.

#2 @ninjaWR
12 years ago

Hasn't this been done in trunk for 2.6?

#3 @DD32
12 years ago

  • Milestone 2.7 deleted
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

See #7091

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