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Opened 7 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#9608 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

WP 2.8 destroys very old text widgets

Reported by: Denis-de-Bernardy Owned by:
Milestone: 2.8 Priority: normal
Severity: major Version: 2.8
Component: Upgrade/Install Keywords: has-patch tested commit
Focuses: Cc:


The widget option upgrader wrongly assumes that any widget option that contains a non-numeric key should be treated as a single.

In particular text widgets that were created in WP 2.0 and whereabouts, that contain a number field.

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Change History (3)

#1 @Denis-de-Bernardy
7 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch tested commit added

the attached patch prevents very old multi-widgets from turning into invalid oddities.

#2 @ryan
7 years ago

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

(In [11030]) Handle upgrade of old text widgets. Props Denis-de-Bernardy. fixes #9608

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