Can you identify what in particular the docs were missing?
I agree we don't mention core files moved around, but I don't know why it's relevant; the locations of custom code (mods, settings) hasn't changed. view reply
It's trivial to add site menu items via /admin/appearance/menu_items, but requires a plugin to remove them (best you can do is shove them into the More submenu). What if plugins instead registered for a site-suggested menu, which would...
If you upgrade, which overwrites files, you will lose changes in those files. We have no way of knowing what impact that will have on your site.
Other possibilities: Don't upgrade until you move your changes into a plugin. Or commit your... view reply
If you run an Elgg where the "Lost password" feature fails (e.g. localhost with no mail-sending abililty, or you lost access to the e-mail account), you may need to change your password to get back in.
Here's a script to do that.
First you'll need...
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Type hints are like laws set by PHP functions to demand what type of arguments must be passed in. Before Elgg 1.8.6, violations of these laws went completely undetected, so even careful plugin authors missed them and left incorrect...