Version 6.5.4

On June 5, 2024, WordPress 6.5.4 was released to the public.

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The 6.5.4 release was led by @hellofromtonya, @costdev, and @jorbin
WordPress 6.5.4 is a short-cycle maintenance release that features 5 bug fixes in Core.
You can review a summary of the maintenance updates in this release by reading the Release Candidate announcement.

Thank you to everyone who contributed to WordPress 6.5.4
Aaron Jorbin, adrianduffell, Andrew Ozz, Andy Fragen, Beau Lebens, Bernhard Reiter, Brian Alexander, Colin Stewart, Darren Ethier (nerrad), David Baumwald, Enrico Battocchi, John James Jacoby, John Blackbourn, Jonathan Desrosiers, Kevin Hoffman, Louis Wolmarans, Md Abul Bashar, Miriam Schwab, Mukesh Panchal, Narendra Sishodiya, Pascal Birchler, Peter Wilson, Pooja N Muchandikar, Sarah Norris, Scott Reilly, Syed Balkhi, Tonya Mork

For more information, browse the full list of changes on Trac.

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