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#4697 new enhancement

Backfill Credits API data for older releases

Reported by: SergeyBiryukov Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: API Keywords: has-patch
Cc:

Description

Background: #577, #3114.

At the moment, the Credits API only has data for WordPress 3.2+.

In comment:2:ticket:577 and comment:1:ticket:3114, a possibility of backfilling the data for older releases was suggested.

In a brief Slack discussion, @jonoalderson noted that it would indeed be beneficial for the project.

The list of contributors should be relatively easy to get via Git/SVN history or release posts:

3.1https://wordpress.org/news/2011/02/threeone/
3.0https://wordpress.org/news/2010/06/thelonious/
2.9https://wordpress.org/news/2009/12/wordpress-2-9/
2.8https://wordpress.org/news/2009/06/wordpress-28/
2.7https://wordpress.org/news/2008/12/coltrane/

Earlier release posts didn't include contributors, so Git/SVN history would be the only option for them.

Release leads might be harder to track down, but still seems doable.

Attachments (2)

4697.patch (3.6 KB) - added by ramiy 5 weeks ago.
4697.2.patch (7.8 KB) - added by ramiy 5 weeks ago.

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Change History (5)

#1 @ramiy
9 months ago

@SergeyBiryukov Any updates?

@ramiy
5 weeks ago

#2 @ramiy
5 weeks ago

  • Keywords has-patch added

Hopefully the patch will revive the ticket.

@ramiy
5 weeks ago

#3 @ramiy
5 weeks ago

First patch only wp3.1, second patch wp3.1 + wp3.0

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