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The Biggest WP Core Patch Ever

by Juliette Reinders Folmer

Published September 2, 2017 in Programming

Presented on September 2, 2017 at WordCamp Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
https://2017.nijmegen.wordcamp.org/
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If you’re looking at the WordPress core code, you wouldn’t easily believe that WordPress actually has clear and consistent coding standards.
While the standards are in the Core developers handbook, most of the WordPress code base does not comply and patches to fix this were not being accepted.

Until now.

So let me tell you a little story about trac ticket 41057 and how we created the biggest patch to go into WordPress core ever. …