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Opened 4 months ago

Closed 2 months ago

#3062 closed enhancement (fixed)

Plugin Directory: "Install" is not a noun

Reported by: johnbillion Owned by: SergeyBiryukov
Milestone: Plugin Directory v3.0 Priority: normal
Component: Plugin Directory Keywords: has-patch
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Description

Core ticket: #WP41620

@presskopp identified some instances of "install" used as a noun on w.org:

"Active installs: %s"
plugins/plugin-directory/widgets/class-meta.php:50

"%s active installs"
plugins/plugin-directory/class-template.php:157
themes/pub/wporg-plugins/template-parts/plugin.php:36

Attachments (1)

3062.diff (2.9 KB) - added by Ipstenu 2 months ago.
Change install to installations

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Change History (6)

#1 @SergeyBiryukov
4 months ago

  • Summary changed from "Install" is not a noun to Plugin Directory: "Install" is not a noun

@Ipstenu
2 months ago

Change install to installations

#2 @Ipstenu
2 months ago

  • Keywords has-patch added; needs-patch removed

Added patch to change installs to installations

This ticket was mentioned in Slack in #meta by ipstenu. View the logs.


2 months ago

#4 @SergeyBiryukov
2 months ago

  • Milestone set to Plugin Directory v3.0

#5 @SergeyBiryukov
2 months ago

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

In 6027:

Plugin Directory: Improve terminology used when referring to active installations of a plugin.

"Install" is not a noun, and while it might be acceptable to use the verb as a noun, it is not correct. Using the correct noun, "installation", increases clarity, especially for non-native English speakers.

Props Ipstenu, presskopp.
Fixes #3062.

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