Forking Hello Dolly

Ah yes. The core of WordPress. No installation is complete without it :sweat_smile:

I think we should fork it…

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Someone already beat you to it.

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Before this gets out of hand, let’s split it to a new topic haha.

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Goddammit!

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Just tell me this is a joke…
Pretty please.
Never used hello Dolly.
But the idea of a premade boilerplate that can be used as functional plugin makes sense.

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Currently working on a secret project I am.

“Hello Yoda”

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While Hello Dolly showed how easy it was to get a contrived plugin working, it was certainly nothing to learn from or model after.

I just whipped one up with all of Chewy’s quotes… “hrarahaaaarrra ahahrahwarrhwwhar!”

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Moved the boilerplate / code posts to new topic Plugin boilerplate code

I vote for the Highway to Hell.

This is not just an idea, it symbolizes …

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Seconded :+1:

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This thread is one of the best I’ve read all week. Tipping my hat to @CodePotent and @ozfiddler for having the good sense to go Old School with Real Star Wars characters. Let us know when they’re available for download? :wink:

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PLEASEEEEEEE — no Hello Dolly or related! Let’s try to escape from anything and everything WordPress for ClassicPress!

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Please, turn on your sarcasm detector. Or debug, if it is turned on. :slight_smile:

Why you want to exclude the most useful, the most usable WordPress feature? A fork without Hello, Dolly, or, better, Highway to Hell is incomplete and wouldn’t be successful.

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