More news on the WordPress trackback issue

In my WordPress Trac Ticket concerning the WordPress teams preference of pingbacks over trackbacks, I went ahead and reopened the ticket with the following complaint. I’m going to go ahead and disagree with you completely on this. You say “More contextual”, I say “More nonsensical”. It just doesn’t work the way you think it does […]

Changes to execute-pings.php

In my disagreement with the powers-that-be of the WordPress creators and coders, I expressed the need for Trackbacks to take precedence over Pingbacks. They marked my trac ticket as WONTFIX so I did it myself. I simply rearranged the order in which the pings are sent putting trackbacks before pingbacks: <?phprequire_once(‘../wp-config.php’);// Do Enclosures while ($enclosure […]

Retrograde complete

Everything works as it should (it seems). I’m going to do some testing and make sure everything is kosher. 🙂 Looks like some of the dates were fubarred in the mix but I think I got everything in order. I’ll report when I hear that WP2.0 is ready for human consumption.

Possible trackback solution

I may have a solution to the trackback issue with WP2.0. Pings will work if you execute execute_all_pings() /wp-admin/execute-pings.php It is obviously not being called in the script somewhere. Now to figure out where to place it. I am trying this at the end of post.php Change: break; } // end switch /* */ include(‘admin-footer.php’); […]

WordPress > Trackback to my WP2.0 doesn’t work WordPress Support

WordPress > Trackback to my WP2.0 doesn’t work WordPress Support Here is an ongoing discussion about the outgoing trackbacks in WP 2.0 not working. So far it seems that no one is paying attention and everyone that says they work are sending pingbacks instead of trackbacks and completely misunderstanding the problem. I wonder if the […]