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Trackback and 'save as draft' or delayed publication (4 posts)

  1. hilaryjb
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    A problem with trackback in version 1.5:

    The trackback requests are sent to other sites as soon as you hit either 'save' or 'publish' (even when you've edited the timestamp to delay publication).

    So other sites can't find the link WordPress says is there, and don't give you the trackback link - even when you do finally publish.

    Questions:

    Is this problem solved in 1.5.2?
    If not, is there a good plugin that fixes it?

  2. hilaryjb
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    *bump*

    I just need some way of only sending trackbacks when the post is actually published on the blog. It must be possible...?

  3. Mark (podz)
    Support Maven
    Posted 8 years ago #

    http://www.skippy.net
    Skippy has a plugin that should help.

  4. hilaryjb
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Thanks.

    Have you tried wp-cron? (I tried his backup plugin but the 'backup' file it produced contained no data - so I am wary.)

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