Give 2.3.0 – Custom Comment Tables

Give 2.3.0 adds two new custom tables: wp_give_comments wp_give_commentmeta Upon updating to 2.3.0, users will be asked to complete a backwards-compatible database migration that moves the following data types to the new custom comment tables: Donation Notes (as seen in the Donation details screen in WP Admin) Donor Notes (as seen in the Donor details … 

 

Give 2.2.0 – Revamp Session

In Give version 2.2.0, we are updating how Give stores and handles sessions. The issue with the pre-2.2.0 Give_Session class is that it sets a cookie on each page load. This means it is difficult to fully cache a page with a donation form embedded on it. For some sites this can be every page. This issue … 

 

Legacy hooks being deprecated within 2.0.7

We’re moving forward with more hook name changes to shed our legacy way of referring to “donations” as “orders”. The hooks are all within the view-payment-details.php file within give/includes/admin/payments/. The hooks are deprecated with backwards compatiblity. If you have WP_DEBUG set to true and are using any of the following hooks you will see a notice requesting … 

 

Reflecting on the Give 2.0 Release

It’s been a week since we release 2.0.0 and I just finished releasing version 2.0.1 which includes a number of important fixes. For a large percentage of our users the release has been smooth and they upgraded just fine. However, some of our users experienced issues and we apologize for that. Moving our codebase into … 

 

Give 2.0 Database Updates Explained

Give 2.0 makes some significant updates to the database structure running behind the scenes. We’ve included an upgrade routine and are testing all scenarios to ensure that it’s both backwards compatible and runs smoothly going forward. The following will help you to understand what’s going on with the structure and to plan accordingly.  New Tables …