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Adding plugin to http://svn.wp-plugins.org (8 posts)

  1. zonk675
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    This is probably a really stupid question, but I've been searching and reading and can't find an answer.
    I made a plugin and received that email confirming the plugin approval. I see my plugin folder is on the Subversion directory (http://svn.wp-plugins.org/bob-marley-quotes/), but I have no idea how to upload my files to that directory.
    I've gone to the links provided in the email:
    Using Subversion with the WordPress Plugins Directory
    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/about/svn/

    FAQ about the WordPress Plugins Directory
    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/about/faq/

    WordPress Plugins Directory readme.txt standard
    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/about/readme.txt

    readme.txt validator:
    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/about/validator/

    ...but I'm lost. I don't see how to actually upload. No ftp info, etc.
    Am I missing something really simple?
    Any help would be very cool.

    Thanks

  2. Carbon-12
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    You use an svn client as documented in http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/about/svn/

    On OSX you can download one here: http://homepage.mac.com/martinott/ Called My Subversion-1.4.4 Package.

    Once installed open up terminal and follow the wordpress instructions in the above documentation.

    As I don't use windows I cant help out with an svn client for that platform but im sure google will be able to give you a hand.

  3. zonk675
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Hehehe....cool. Many thx Carbon.
    I just looked over that /about/svn/ page again and still don't see where it says anything about getting a client, but I think I'm all good now.

    I got SmartSVN and it's got a wizard which makes using pretty easy.

    I uploaded the .php and readme.txt to the trunk/ route so I guess that's it.

    Woot!

    Thanks again :)

  4. Samuel Wood (Otto)
    Tech Ninja
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I uploaded the .php and readme.txt to the trunk/ route so I guess that's it.

    Not so much. Really, read this whole thing. A plugin has to be tagged to appear properly, methinks:
    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/about/svn/

  5. zonk675
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Thx Otto... :)

    Hey, I got another dilema....my plugin is up and runnin..people are even downloading (woot!)...but I noticed that the link to the plugin page is wrong.
    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/bob-marley-quotes/#post-5144
    Can anyone direct me to where I'd correct that link? It should be:
    http://www.trendyink.net/blog/bob-marley-quote-wp-plugin/

    Thanks to whomever :]

  6. danillonunes
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Try edit the line Plugin URI in the PHP file.

  7. Samuel Wood (Otto)
    Tech Ninja
    Posted 6 years ago #

    zonk: Contact them through here: http://wordpress.org/report-bugs/

    They can tell you how to change your plugin or your readme file to change that link's URI.

  8. zonk675
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Cool thx Otto...just submitted my issue.

    :D

    *danillonunes is right. I had it wrong in the .php file.
    Whoops.

    Thx

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