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Opened 10 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#7557 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Published 'future' posts not sent by plugin Subscribe 2

Reported by: moxie Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: low
Severity: normal Version: 2.5.1
Component: General Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


Not quit sure this is the right place for this, but it was suggested by the author of the Subscribe2 plugin to post it here.

I'm using the http://birdhouse.org/software/futurepost plugin to publish posts with a future date immediately because it's a website for a festival in which the publish date for each event is also the actual date for that event. This way I could use queries to show future and past events by checking the current date: http://www.kwartiermakersfestival-mb.nl/

But the subscribe2 plugin doesn't send notifications for those published posts with a future timestamp, although - according to the author - it should:

(the author...) The plugin you are using removed the future post hook and pushes future posts through wp_publish_post() instead. This is a core WordPress function that changes the status of the post to ‘publish’ and calls the transition function wp_transition_post_status(). This function in turn should call the transition function future_to_publish which means that Subscribe2 should work! The only thing I can figure it may be is in the wp_publish_post() function. There are two lines as follows:

$wpdb->update( $wpdb->posts, array( 'post_status' => 'publish' ), array( 'ID' => $post_id ) ); $old_status = $post->post_status;

I think these need to be swapped around and it may then work. If it does please let me know and I’ll submit a trac ticket. (... end reply of author).

His suggestion doesn't work. Any idea why?

Change History (1)

#1 @thee17
10 years ago

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

Sounds like a plugin support issue.

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