Version 5.0.2

On Dec. 19, 2018, WordPress 5.0.2 was released to the public.

Installation/Update Information Installation/Update Information

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Summary Summary

From the WordPress 5.0.2 release post, this maintenance release fixes 73 bugs in 5.0 branch. Here are a few highlights:

For a full list of changes, please consult the list of tickets on Trac or the changelog.

Thank you to everyone who contributed to WordPress 5.0.2:

Alexander Babaev, Alex Kirk, allancole, Andrea Fercia, Andrew Ozz, Anton Timmermans, David Binovec, David Trower, Dominik Schilling, Eduardo Pittol, Gary Pendergast, Greg Raven, gziolo, herregroen, iCaleb, Jb Audras, Joen Asmussen, John Blackbourn, Jonathan Desrosiers, khleomix, kjellr, laurelfulford, Jeff Paul, mihaivalentin, Milan Dinić, Muntasir Mahmud, Pascal Birchler, Pratik K. Yadav, Riad Benguella, Rich Tabor, strategio, Subrata Sarkar, tmatsuur, TorontoDigits, Ulrich, Vaishali Panchal, volodymyrkolesnykov, Weston Ruter, Yui, ze3kr, and のむらけい.

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List of Files Revised List of Files Revised

wp-admin/about.php
wp-admin/includes/plugin-install.php
wp-admin/includes/post.php
wp-includes/l10n.php
wp-includes/rest-api/endpoints/class-wp-rest-attachments-controller.php
wp-includes/script-loader.php
wp-includes/version.php
wp-content/themes/twentyeleven/blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyeleven/editor-blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyeleven/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentyeleven/languages/twentyeleven.pot
wp-content/themes/twentyeleven/readme.txt
wp-content/themes/twentyeleven/style.css
wp-content/themes/twentyfifteen/css/blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyfifteen/css/editor-blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyfifteen/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentyfifteen/readme.txt
wp-content/themes/twentyfifteen/style.css
wp-content/themes/twentyfourteen/css/blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyfourteen/css/editor-blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyfourteen/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentyfourteen/readme.txt
wp-content/themes/twentyfourteen/style.css
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/archive.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/classes/class-twentynineteen-svg-icons.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/classes/class-twentynineteen-walker-comment.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/comments.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/header.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/image.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/inc/color-patterns.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/inc/customizer.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/inc/template-functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/inc/template-tags.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/index.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/js/skip-link-focus-fix.js
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/readme.txt
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/sass/blocks/_blocks.scss
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/sass/navigation/_menu-social-navigation.scss
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/single.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/style-editor.css
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/style-editor.scss
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/style-rtl.css
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/style.css
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/style.scss
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/template-parts/post/author-bio.php
wp-content/themes/twentynineteen/template-parts/post/discussion-meta.php
wp-content/themes/twentyseventeen/README.txt
wp-content/themes/twentyseventeen/assets/css/blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyseventeen/assets/css/editor-blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyseventeen/assets/css/editor-style.css
wp-content/themes/twentyseventeen/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentyseventeen/style.css
wp-content/themes/twentysixteen/css/blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentysixteen/css/editor-blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentysixteen/css/editor-style.css
wp-content/themes/twentysixteen/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentysixteen/readme.txt
wp-content/themes/twentysixteen/style.css
wp-content/themes/twentyten/blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyten/editor-blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentyten/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentyten/languages/twentyten.pot
wp-content/themes/twentyten/readme.txt
wp-content/themes/twentyten/style.css
wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/css/blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/css/editor-blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/readme.txt
wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/style.css
wp-content/themes/twentytwelve/css/blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentytwelve/css/editor-blocks.css
wp-content/themes/twentytwelve/functions.php
wp-content/themes/twentytwelve/readme.txt
wp-content/themes/twentytwelve/style.css