Tag: code review
Updated on November 22, 2016
Richard Tape of the University of British Columbia runs a massive multi-site WordPress installation infrastructure with tens of thousands of individual websites. A change to the WordPress shortcodes API broke hundreds of them, and Richard had to get creative to fix it. The incident would keep him busy with hundreds of urgent support requests for days, and it shook his faith in the WordPress project.
Updated on October 21, 2016
Inspired by Pippin’s story from Episode 1, here’s a complete run down on what developers and software managers can do to keep too many bugs from cropping up, and to keep the team whole when they do.