Upgraded Comment Preview for WordPress 1.2 Mingus

June 22nd, 2004
WordPress Hack

Codeman38 has come up with a few updates and fixes for my comment preview hack for WordPress 1.2 Mingus.
Download the php file from here:

I’ve made some of the changes that mikelu suggests above, fixed the problems where slashes weren’t stripped from usernames/URLs, made it so that the comment is ‘texturized’ (smart quotes, etc.) during preview, and fixed a couple of the layout issues. My hack of the source code is available through my name link on this post.




  1. Podz (11 comments.) says:

    Thanks !
    I’n not got round to working out the slashes thing – not that I *know* anything, I’d have just played til I broke something :)

  2. Aurora (2 comments.) says:

    Majorly broken. I pasted into the myhacks.php (which had nothing else in it) and activated it via control panel, then I couldn’t get back into my site because I kept getting a page that said “please do not access this page directly!”

    I panicked until I managed to fix it… somehow.

  3. Mark says:

    There should have been better instructions and that is my fault. The instructions on how to install this can be found at http://weblogtoolscollection.c.....dpress-12/

  4. Aurora (3 comments.) says:

    Aha! Thank you. I’ll go check it out and give it another try. On the bright side, this has taught me to back up everything before trying something new. ;)

  5. Sushubh (3 comments.) says:

    does not seem to work in collaboration with subscribe to comments plugin. mate where are u :(

  6. Spamnot (1 comments.) says:

    Just wanted to see how it worked.


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